Happy Wednesday! Time for another fuel price announcement, and it’s bad news again as the upward trend in fuel prices continues following an increase that was announced last week.

From tomorrow, August 10, RON 95 petrol will be priced at RM2.12 per litre (up five sen from RM2.07 per litre last week), while RON 97 petrol is priced at RM2.39 per litre (up seven sen from RM2.32 per last week).

As for Euro 2M diesel, it retails at the pump for RM2.06 per litre (up one sen from RM2.05 per litre last week) this week, while Euro 5 diesel will go for RM2.16 per litre (up one sen from RM2.15 per litre last week). These prices take effect from midnight until August 16, when the next price adjustment will be announced.

This is the 20th weekly fuel pricing update since the system’s implementation on March 30. Compared to March 2017 prices, which was before weekly pricing took effect, RON 95 is down by 18 sen (from RM2.30 per litre), RON 97 by 21 sen (RM2.60 per litre) and Euro 2M diesel is down by 14 sen (RM2.20).