|A customer fills up his tank at a petrol station on Lý Chính Thắng Street in HCM City. - VNA/VNS Photo Thanh Vũ |Viet Nam News -
The retail prices of RON 92 petrol and E5 bio-fuel increased by VNĐ518 (23 US cents) and VNĐ551 per litre, respectively, yesterday.
Following a joint decision issued by the ministries of industry and trade and finance, the ceiling prices of the two types of fuel will be VNĐ14,940 and VNĐ14,442 per litre.
The ceiling price of diesel oil remains unchanged at VNĐ9,873 per litre. The maximum price of kerosene was kept at VNĐ8,905 per litre.
This is the second time that petrol prices increased this year. On March 21, the prices of RON 92 petrol and E5 bio-fuel increased by VNĐ670 and VNĐ570 per litre, to touch VNĐ14,422 and VNĐ13,819, respectively.—VNS