Petrol prices rise in December 11 adjustment hinh anh 1A worker refills a motorbike at a gas station of Petrolimex (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) - Retail petrol prices rose from 4pm on December 11 following the latest review by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance.

The price of E5 RON92 biofuel increased by 635 VND to a maximum of 15,129 VND (0.66 USD) per litre and RON95-III by 656 VND to no more than 16,007 VND per litre.

Diesel 0.05S and kerosene, meanwhile, now sell at no more than 11,892 VND and 10,777 VND per litre, up 458 VND and 639 VND per litre, respectively.

The price of Mazut 180CST 3.5S is now no more than 11,942 VND per kg, an increase of 200 VND.

According to the two ministries, the prices of petrol and oil in the global market have been increasing strongly for 15 days, hence the up adjustment.

They review fuel prices every 15 days to ensure domestic prices are in keeping with the global market./.