Motorists face higher fuel prices as excise cut ends but farmers, trucking industry expect relief

Motorists face higher fuel prices as excise cut ends but farmers, trucking industry expect relief

A temporary cut to a government fuel tax ends this week, but industry figures say the ensuing price rises will not necessarily be bad news for farmers and truck drivers. Key points: A temporary halving of the fuel excise ends this week, driving up fuel prices at bowsers Truck operators say changes to fuel tax credits … Read more

Egypt's 19th century gift to France inspires new children's book 'Grace the Giraffe' – Arab News

Egypt's 19th century gift to France inspires new children's book 'Grace the Giraffe' – Arab News

Egypt’s 19th century gift to France inspires new children’s book ‘Grace the Giraffe’  Arab News

Naila Art Gallery’s ‘Saudi Crafts’ exhibition reflects a changing nation

Naila Art Gallery’s ‘Saudi Crafts’ exhibition reflects a changing nation

RIYADH: In honor of the 92nd Saudi National Day, Naila Art Gallery has put together the exhibition “Saudi Crafts,” bringing 30 studios, artists and artisanal brands to showcase their creative ventures from Sept. 20-30. Among prominent names in the Saudi art scene, such as Abdullah Hammas and Najla Al-Saleem, is May Hamdan, whose artworks merge … Read more

Average gas price in Los Angeles County rises for 20th consecutive day

Average gas price in Los Angeles County rises for 20th consecutive day

LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose for the 20th consecutive day Thursday, increasing 4.2 cents to $5.587. The average price has increased 34.1 cents over the past 20 days, including 8.5 cents Tuesday, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price … Read more

Average gas price in Los Angeles County rises for 19th consecutive day

Average gas price in Los Angeles County rises for 19th consecutive day

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County rose for the 19th consecutive day Wednesday, increasing 8.5 cents to $5.545. The average price has increased 29.9 cents over the past 19 days, including 2.6 cents Tuesday, according to figures from the AAA and Oil Price … Read more

API Sees Crude, Product Inventory Builds

API Sees Crude, Product Inventory Builds

The American Petroleum Institute (API) reported a build this week for crude oil of 1.035 million barrels, while analysts predicted a bigger build of 2.321 million barrels. The build comes as the Department of Energy released 6.9 million barrels from the Strategic Petroleum Reserves in the week ending September 16, leaving the SPR with 427.2 million barrels. In the week prior, the API reported a … Read more

Saudi artist Intisar Alyamani to showcase 'dual culturism' at London exhibition – Arab News

Saudi artist Intisar Alyamani to showcase 'dual culturism' at London exhibition – Arab News

Saudi artist Intisar Alyamani to showcase ‘dual culturism’ at London exhibition  Arab News

End of fuel excise discount shouldn’t cause immediate petrol price spike, Treasurer says

End of fuel excise discount shouldn’t cause immediate petrol price spike, Treasurer says

The end of a 22 cent cut to petrol taxes next week shouldn’t trigger an immediate spike in prices at the bowser, federal Treasurer Jim Chalmers says. Key points: Temporary tax relief on fuel ends next week The federal government says it is too expensive to continue the tax cut The Treasurer says there is enough … Read more