Tags : Diesel


Thai Oil: Retail oil prices may be adjusted this week

BANGKOK, 6 August 2012 (NNT) – Thaioil Public Company Limited( PTT) has warned that local retail oil prices may be adjusted upward this week, after the global oil price shot up 3-4 US dollars per barrel on Friday. The PTT reported that the crude oil price for delivery in September at West Texas Intermediate (WTI) […]Read More


Customs Dept intercepted smugglers of 230000 liters of oil off

PHUKET, 12 July 2012 (NNT) – The Customs Department has successfully intercepted an attempt to smuggle oil worth several millions of baht into Thailand. Director of Investigation and Suppression Bureau Rakop Srisupaat said on Wednesday that the Customs Department has joined the Royal Thai Army Region 4 in arresting a Thai-national oil tanker called “Nok […]Read More


Taxi fare in Thailand to remain unchanged for 3 more

BANGKOK, 14 May 2012 (NNT) – The Department of Land Transport of Thailand (DLT) has announced that the taxi fare will not yet be raised at this time as the government has agreed to delay the increase of NGV and LPG prices for three months. Deputy Director General of the DLT Jirut Wisarnjit revealed after […]Read More


NEPC resolved to keep gasohol-diesel prices unchanged

BANGKOK, 16 March 2012 (NNT) – The state committee in charge of Thailand’s energy policy has decided to keep retail gasohol and diesel prices unchanged. Energy Minister Arak Chonlatanon said on Thursday that the National Energy Policy Council (NEPC) meeting has resolved to keep the contribution from all fuel sales to the Oil Fund unchanged […]Read More


Bangkok taxi meter rates to increase in April

BANGKOK, 12 March 2012 (NNT) – Thailand Ministry of Transport has granted approval for a taxi fare hike, in line with the rising fuel costs. Fare hikes for other public transport systems that operate on diesel are still awaiting more assessments from the ministry. Deputy Permanent Secretary for Transport, Silpachai Charukasemrattana, today revealed that the […]Read More


Thai retail fuel could reach THB50 per liter if global

BANGKOK, 26 February 2012 (NNT) – The continued increase in global oil prices may soon drive Thailand’s retail fuel prices to hit the THB50-a-liter level, according to the country’s energy planning agency. Energy Policy and Planning Office (EPPO) Director-General Suthep Liumsirijarern commented that global oil prices are expected to reach a new high of US$150 […]Read More


PTT to expand into non-oil business in 2012

BANGKOK, 22 February 2012 (NNT) – Thailand’s oil and gas giant has announced a plan to expand its presence into the asphalt business both locally and overseas in 2012. PTT Senior Executive Vice President Sarun Rungkasiri said on Tuesday that the current business environment has not allowed the company to make high profit. Mr. Sarun […]Read More