Little benefit for motorists in lockdown as record decrease in fuel prices loom at month-end

2020-03-27 12:21

South Africans will see the largest fuel price decreases on record at the end of March 2020.

How to save R19 000 a year by being a better driver after Mboweni's fuel price levy increases

2020-02-28 14:00

By following these fuel saving tips, you can stretch your fuel budget substantially!

Fuel relief! Here's how much you'll be saving at the pumps next month

2020-02-14 14:41

Steady declines in international oil prices have got the upper hand over a weakening Rand, setting the stage for fuel price reductions at month end.

SA likely to see fuel price decline in January - thanks to a stronger rand

2019-12-27 12:33

The price decline is predominantly attributed to a stronger Rand which offsets the rise in global Brent Crude oil prices.

The petrol price is up 32% since 2012 – even though right now a barrel of oil costs almost exactly what it did then

2019-10-02 16:06

When margins, retail income and distribution cost are included, 55% of the fuel price is unrelated to the oil price itself.

Treasury wants to deregulate the petrol price - but an analyst believes this will not bring cheaper fuel, only more price volatility

2019-08-28 13:59

South Africa’s fuel price is currently calculated monthly, based on overseas oil prices.

The hunt for ‘realistic car fuel consumption figures’ – financial powerhouses to conduct fuel economy tour in SA

2019-08-07 11:38

Financial powerhouses WesBank and First National Bank (FNB) are joining forces to to conduct a Fuel Economy Tour of South Africa that they say "will provide motorists with definitive fuel consumption figures."

Petrol price to jump by 9 cents per litre at midnight

2019-06-04 18:20

Petrol will be increasing by 9 cents per litre from midnight, with further increases to the price of diiesel and paraffin.

The Carbon Tax Act is here – what SA motorists should be doing

2019-05-30 15:07

The Carbon Tax Act and the Customs and Excise Amendment Act will be implemented in June. So, what does this mean for motorists?


Sasol should survive its 95% crash - but may have to sell its disastrous US project

2020-03-12 18:07

Sasol lost 95% of its share price compared to a year ago predominantly due to its disastrous Lake Charles chemicals project and a low oil price.

You’ll soon pay 25c more tax per litre of fuel – here’s how fuel tax has increased from 2008

2020-02-26 15:07

National Treasury said a new paper will be released on the possible restructure of the fuel levy, to include a local air pollution emissions component.

Labat rebuts going concern worries as profit tanks

2019-12-31 16:29

The first JSE-listed investment group's profit shrank by more than 600%.

Another fuel and energy price hike - no end in sight for weary Zim consumers

2019-10-06 12:02

According to a notice published by energy regulator Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) on Saturday, prices for diesel and petrol are up by 26% and 27% to $15.64 and $14.97, respectively.

Motorists, brace yourselves - Fuel price to increase in October

2019-09-27 11:48

Motorists should prepare themselves for another hike in fuel prices this coming October.

Motorists to brace for fuel price hikes in September - AA

2019-08-29 06:56

"Weakness in the Rand is expected to drive fuel prices higher in September," reports the Automobile Association.

Fuel price outlook | Rand weighs heavily on fuel picture - AA

2019-08-15 11:21

Sudden Rand weakness after a lengthy period of stability has put pressure on the fuel price and left South African fuel users at the mercy of international oil markets.

WATCH: Turning plastic into usable fuel

2019-07-12 08:35

Renewlogy, a private waste management company, has found a way to turn plastic into fuel.The company is able to process around 10 tons of plastic waste on a daily basis to convert into fuel, according to Renewlogy's website.

Petrol attendant pays for woman’s fuel: ‘I knew it was the right thing to do’

2019-05-31 12:55

When a young woman from Gordon’s Bay in the Western Cape left for work yesterday morning, she had no idea that an act of kindness would soon be coming her way.

SA may find partners for $1 billion South Sudan oil block

2019-05-21 10:22

South Africa’s Strategic Fuel Fund is welcome to bring in partners to help it execute a $1bn agreement to drill for oil and build a refinery and pipeline in South Sudan, the central African nation’s oil minister said.

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