RON97 up by 10 sen, RON95 and diesel unchanged

PETALING JAYA: The price of RON97 petrol will increase by another 10 sen at midnight, marking the fourth consecutive week the price has gone up.

RON97 will sell at RM2.67 per litre until July 26 instead of RM2.57.

Last week, the price of RON97 rose by 4 sen.

Meanwhile, the price of RON95 and diesel remain unchanged, the finance ministry said.

The price of RON95 remains at RM2.08 per litre, and diesel at RM2.18 per litre.

The government has been subsidising fuel prices to alleviate the cost of living of the people and to stabilise prices, the ministry said.

It will spend RM179.97 million in subsidies to rein in the price of fuel for this coming seven-day period.