RON97,RON95 prices up 7 sen, diesel up 3 sen from July 11 to 17

The infographic on the increase of fuel prices for the period of July 11 to July 17. Source: Finance Ministry of Malaysia

By Adrian Lim

KUCHING, July 10: Fuel prices for RON97 and RON95 for the period of July 11 to 17 will be increased by seven sen a litre.

According to a press statement from the Finance Ministry, the retail price for RON97 will be increased by seven sen a litre to RM2.02 per litre.

The ministry added retail price for RON95 will also be increased by seven sen to RM1.72 per litre.

It said the retail price for diesel will be raised by three sen a litre to RM1.87 per litre.

The Finance Ministry explained that the rise of the retail fuel prices was influenced by the changes in the price of refined products in line with the global crude oil prices.

It stated that the federal government was closely monitoring the effect of changes in crude oil price and taking proactive measures to ensure the welfare of the people was taken care of. —DayakDaily