Petrol up 1 sen, diesel down 2 sen

PETALING JAYA: Petrol prices will increase by one sen per litre tomorrow, the finance ministry announced today.

RON95 will retail at RM1.72 per litre while RON97 will be priced at RM2.02 per litre.

However, the price of diesel will drop by two sen to RM1.78 per litre.

The new rates will be effective from Aug 29 to Sept 4.

The ministry said it would continue to monitor the trends of global crude oil prices and take appropriate measures to ensure the continued welfare of the people.