Gov’t to Raise Basic Fuel Prices, MPs Agree

Fuels Up JOD0.07 on Baseline, Household Gas Up JOD1.5 per Cylinder, by End of Season

تم نشره في Sun 8 January / Jan 2017. 01:00 AM - آخر تعديل في Sun 8 January / Jan 2017. 07:42 PM
  • A household gas cylinder - (AlGhad)

AMMAN —AlGhad— After a few hours of deliberation, during the parliamentary session with the government on the 2017 Budget Bill, the Representative Committee agreed to the Ministry of Finance’s proposal to increase fuel baseline prices and the price of household gas tubes by JOD1.5 per cylinder and JOD0.07 on the litre of fuel.

The price of household gas per cylinder will increase to JOD8.5 from JOD7.00, meanwhile the only condition by the Committee was to postpone all increases until the end of the winter season, except for the raise on 90 and 95 Octane fuels, effective February 1st, 2017.