Qatar Petroleum has announced diesel and gasoline fuel price figures for the month May and patrons at the pump can expect to see the highest prices experienced in Qatar in recent times.
The price of 95-octane super gasoline will jump to QR 2 a litre from May 1st – up from QR 1.90 in April 2018. While the price of 91-octane premium petrol will jump to QR 1.90 up from QR 1.80, diesel fuel will also see an increase, rising to QR 2, as opposed to QR 1.85 in April.
From April 2016, the Ministry of Energy and Industry in Qatar had started pegging the fuel prices to the international market. This is the highest ever price for petrol after the Ministry started pegging the fuel prices to the international market.