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Mar 11, 2019 - 8:32 PM

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Oil prices jump for 8th consecutive week, Brent crude breaches $83

Oct 02, 2018 - 11:03 AM

The latest round of price increases brings common gasoline prices to around P59 to P62 per liter, and diesel prices to around P47.95 to P50.75 per liter

DOE: No need to raise PUV fares despite higher fuel tax

Feb 03, 2018 - 11:02 PM

Energy Assistant Secretary Leonido Pulido III says that 'based on the increase in the existing tax law, there should be no immediate need to raise PUV fares'

Higher fuel, food prices push PH inflation in October to 3-year high

Nov 07, 2017 - 3:26 PM

The Philippine inflation rate of 3.5% in October 2017 is the highest since November 2014, when it registered 3.7%

A costumer buys vegetables at a market in Manila on January 4, 2013. The Philippines' inflation rate fell to a five-year low last year, the government said Friday, helping efforts to hold down interest rates and boost economic growth. Consumer prices expanded by 3.2 percent for the entire 2012, substantially lower than the 4.6 percent recorded in 2011, the National Statistics Office said. AFP PHOTO / JAY DIRECTO / AFP PHOTO / JAY DIRECTO

Rising food prices push PH inflation higher in September

Oct 05, 2017 - 1:45 PM

(UPDATED) Faster price increases are recorded for corn, fish, and vegetables, among others, based on data from the Philippine Statistics Authority

Inflation rises to 3.1% in August

Sep 05, 2017 - 5:40 PM

The National Economic and Development Authority attributes the increase to higher prices of food transportation water electricity and gas

Police clash with Mexico gas protesters, gunfire erupts

Jan 06, 2017 - 10:12 AM

UPDATED President Enrique Peña Nieto uses a nationally televised New Year s address late Thursday January 5 to defend the increase again

PROTESTS. A vandalized gas station sits abandoned following protests, on January 4, 2017 in Mexico City, Mexico. On January 1, 2017, the Mexican Federal Government deregulated gas prices and consumers saw costs jump as much as 20% at the pumps. Photo by Brett Gundlock/Getty Images/AFP

Fuel prices going up again Dec 20

Dec 19, 2016 - 5:10 PM

Oil companies in the Philippines will implement the price hike at 6 am on Tuesday December 20

OIL PRICES. An attendant fills up a motorcycle with gasoline at a gasoline station in Kamuning, Quezon City. File photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Gas prices up, diesel down on June 14 – DOE

Jun 11, 2016 - 1:07 PM

DOE Director for Oil Industry Management Bureau Melita Obillo says the price adjustment would range from P0 20 to P0 35 per liter

Saudi projects big deficit as oil price drop bites

Dec 25, 2014 - 10:18 PM

The Saudi government projects a 38 6 billion deficit but says it will not raise oil prices

Russia, Ukraine seek to build peace momentum

Jun 11, 2014 - 10:37 AM

German Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier says he saw the light at the end of the tunnel and a readiness from all sides to act to de escalate the crisis

Russia cannot afford 'collapsing state' in its backyard

Apr 05, 2014 - 8:47 PM

Europe issued fresh calls for dialogue with Russia over Ukraine warning Moscow it faces having a failed state in its backyard

Germany's Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier speaks with United Kingdom's Foreign Minister William Hague during an Informal Meeting of Foreign Affairs Ministers at the Zappeion Hall in Athens on April 4, 2014. Photo by Aris Messinis/AFP

Ukraine threatens to take Russia to court over gas

Apr 05, 2014 - 6:42 PM

PM Asreniy Yatsenyuk said Russia s 2 rate increases in 3 days were a form of economic aggression aimed at punishing Ukraine s new leaders for overthrowing a Moscow backed regime last month

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