Petrol Prices

Blow to consumers as fuel price hits historic high

The department of energy has attributed this increase in fuel price to the weakening rand exchange rate.

Too soon for Ramaphoria to boost weak economy

Weak annual growth will put the 2018 fiscal targets outlined by the treasury in the February Budget under strain

Breakdown: Why is petrol so pricey?

Wondering why petrol is so pricey? The AA has published a breakdown to educate consumers on how the fuel price is determined

AA warns petrol price could skyrocket to R16 a litre

If the rand's depreciation continues unchecked, a petrol price of R16 per litre is possible in the medium-term, says the Automobile Association.

Petrol price to drop

The price of all grades of petrol will drop by 27 cents a litre on June 2, the Energy Department said on Friday.

Petrol price to rise again

The retail prices of petrol will increase by 14 cents a litre for all grades on May 5, the Department of Energy announced on Friday.

Govt announces petrol price increase

The price of petrol will rise by between 48 cents and 49 cents a litre on April 7, the Energy Department said on Wednesday.

Large petrol price increase expected

The next fuel increase is expected to be high due to the rand going through a bad patch and the introduction of new levies.

Petrol price to increase in March

The retail prices of petrol will increase by six cents a litre for all grades on March 3, the Department of Energy announced on Friday.

Petrol price to rise

The retail price of petrol will increase by 18 cents a litre on February 3, the Department of Energy announced on Friday.

Motorists set to pay more for petrol

The retail price of all grades of petrol will increase by 36 cents a litre on Wednesday September 2, it was announced on Friday.

Union slams petrol price hike

July's petrol price hike that comes into effect on Wednesday is unacceptable, Ceppwawu said on Monday.


Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

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SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders