The prices of oil and petrol have been kept unchanged after the latest regular adjustment by Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Industry and Trade on February 15.
The price of bio-fuel E5 was kept unchanged while those of diesel 0.05S and kerosene increased slightly by VND380 and VND500 per litre respectively in the latest regular adjustment of petrol and oil prices on April 23.
The Ministries of Industry and Trade and Finance reduced prices of petrol products from 15:00 on April 5.
The prices of RON 92 petrol and bio-fuel E5 increased by 47 VND and 43 VND per litre as from 3:00 pm on November 4.
The prices of RON 92 petrol and bio-fuel E5 rose 172 VND and 160 VND per litre, respectively, from 4:30 pm on October 5.
The prices of RON 92 petrol and bio-fuel E5 dropped VND604 and VND593 per litre, respectively, from 3:00 pm on August 4, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance.
Petrol dealers are facing difficulties after bio-fuel E5 was sold in seven cities and provinces, including Hanoi, Danang and Ba Ria-Vung Tau, since December 1.
The central province of Quang Ngai is the first locality to officially sell bio-fuel E5-RON 92, replacing Mogas 92, from September 1 onwards.
Car and motorbike drivers in big cities should start buying petrol mixed with bio-fuel E5 by the end of next year, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).