15:22 | 21/06/2016 Economy- Society
The price of RON 92 petrol was slashed by VND 341 per liter as of 3 pm on June 20, following a joint decision by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance.
Under the latest decree, a litre of E5 biofuel was also reduced by VND 336.
With the reduction, the prices of RON 92 petrol and E5 bio-fuel now are not higher than VND 16,168 and VND 15,647 per litre.
Meanwhile, diesel 0.05S and kerosene were up by VND 390 and VND 370 per litre, while a kilogram of mazut increased by VND 350.
The two ministries put forth the ceiling price for diesel 0.05S at VND12,298 per litre, kerosene at VND10,667 per litre and mazut 3.5S at VND8,741 per kg.
This is the eleventh time fuel prices have been adjusted since the beginning of the year, with five price increases and six price reductions./.