x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 July 2017

Are UAE gas prices pumped up or below grade?

The Federal National Council has called for lowering petrol prices in the country. But how bad do we really have it?

Customers refuel at an Eppco station in Dubai Festival City.
Customers refuel at an Eppco station in Dubai Festival City.

This week, a special committee set up by the FNC has suggested the Government should drop petrol prices to merge more in line with the lower rates around the GCC. And while it is true that the UAE has one of the highest pump prices in the region, looking around the world shows we really don’t have it so bad after all. Enjoy your SUV.

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