July 21, 2022 | 08:00
Beverage chains are struggling under the pressure of increasing selling prices due to sky-high costs of fuel and raw materials.
May 28, 2020 | 12:06
The global price of oil going into a nosedive has sent the profit of Petrolimex into a free fall in the first quarter of this year.
February 23, 2013 | 09:07
Vietnam is under pressure to increase petroleum retail prices as import prices have risen, but insiders have suggested cutting import taxes instead to prevent burdening consumers with a fuel price hike.
September 12, 2012 | 15:44
The fifth consecutive fuel price hike within two months, as feared by local consumers, has not occurred, at least for now, as the Ministry of Finance Tuesday ruled to keep fuel retail prices at the current rate, only slashing import duties for all commodities but gasoline instead.
July 13, 2012 | 09:10
More than 100 people who rushed to scoop up fuel after a Nigerian petrol tanker tipped over Thursday were burned to death when the vehicle and spilled oil caught fire.
June 29, 2012 | 14:00
LG announced today that it had invested $45 million to acquire a 51 per cent shareholding in Rolls-Royce Fuel Cell Systems.
April 25, 2012 | 08:15
Following last week’s fuel price hike, the second in less than two months, many fishermen have left their vessels unused to avoid losses.
April 04, 2012 | 08:39
US auto sales revved up in March amid an improving economy and as high gasoline prices boosted buying of fuel-efficient vehicles, US and foreign automakers said Tuesday.
January 10, 2012 | 09:44
The poor quality of basic petrol based products available at unofficial street stalls and major private and state-owned petrol stations has been revealed.
January 01, 2012 | 08:00
Vietnamese authorities are speeding up tests on petroleum samples after controversy surrounding recent incidents of vehicle fires.
December 20, 2011 | 13:44
Although fuel wholesalers have repeatedly claimed a “refrain” bemoaning of losses, they have actually been operating with enormous profits, Deputy Minister of Finance Vu Thi Mai said in a press briefing yesterday, citing audit results.
December 18, 2011 | 20:45
The Boeing 787 Dreamliner is not the largest plane in the world.
November 26, 2011 | 09:01
The Ministers of Finance and Industry and Trade brought intrigue to the Q&A session at the ongoing National Assembly meeting yesterday, given their different information on the financial state of the fuel trading sector.
August 15, 2011 | 08:26
Bangladesh will import 120,000 tonnes of fuel oil from Vietnam’s Petrolimex as part of efforts to ease its electricity shortage by using oil-based power plants, a senior Bangladesh Petroleum Corp (BPC) official said Thursday, reports Reuters.
August 01, 2011 | 17:35
The Ministry of Transport is seeking government approval to charge car owners four different types of fees including two new ones: fee to use roads and surcharge fee on fuel.