RON97 up 3 sen, RON95 and diesel unchanged

PETALING JAYA: The petrol price for RON97 will go up by 3 sen from midnight until Sept 20.

RON97 will sell at RM2.53 per litre instead of RM2.50.

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 finance ministry said.

Putrajaya will spend RM68.71 million in subsidies to rein in the price of fuel for this coming seven-day period, the ministry said.