Diesel price to decrease, petrol set for price hike - Energy Dept

The price of petrol is going up by four cents a litre.

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JOHANNESBURG - The price of petrol is going up by four cents a litre.

The increase follows the 91 cent a litre hike that came into effect earlier in August.

The Energy Department also said that from Wednesday, motorists will be forking out between 14 and 15 cents less for a litre of diesel.

Illuminating paraffin will set you back between 15 and 20 cents less next month.

The price of LP gas, however, is going up by 94 cents.

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