Petrol pumps

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  • OMCs hike petrol pump dealers' commissions

    OMCs hike petrol pump dealers' commissions

    State-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) have hiked commissions paid to fuel pump dealers by up to 43 per cent for petrol and by up to 59 per cent for diesel, effective from the start of this month, Indian Oil Corp......

    August 3, 2017
  • Petrol pumps to sell LED bulbs, tubelights, ceiling fans soon

    Petrol pumps to sell LED bulbs, tubelights, ceiling fans soon

    Consumers would soon be able to buy energy efficient LED bulbs, tubelights and ceiling fans at petrol pumps at much lower retail rates. The consumer would get the LED bulb for Rs.65, tubelight for Rs.230 and ceiling fan at Rs.1,150.......

    May 18, 2017
  • Petrol pumps call off proposed Sunday off

    Petrol pumps call off proposed Sunday off

    All petrol pumps in the country, which had announced a weekly 'holiday' from May 14 and work on a single shift from May 15, called off their proposed agitation on Saturday, an official statement said here. Federation of All Maharashtra......

    May 13, 2017
  • Petrol pumps call off proposed Sunday off

    Petrol pumps call off proposed Sunday off

    All petrol pumps in the country, which had announced a weekly 'holiday' from May 14 and work on a single shift from May 15, called off their proposed agitation on Saturday, an official statement said here. Federation of All Maharashtra......

    May 13, 2017
  • Petrol pumps in Manipur to reopen after daylong shutdown

    Petrol pumps in Manipur to reopen after daylong shutdown

    Petrol pump owners in Manipur, protesting against a public statement by the Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution (CAFPD) Director, on Friday agreed to withdraw their "indefinite shutdown" which they had begun earlier in the day. However, the pumps shall......

    May 12, 2017
  • Monitor 6,600 petrol pumps daily: UP government to officials

    Monitor 6,600 petrol pumps daily: UP government to officials

    In the wake of allegations of some petrol pumps selling less fuel at a higher price in Lucknow, the Uttar Pradesh government on Thursday directed officials to daily monitor some 6,600 petrol pumps across the state. UP Chief Secretary Rahul......

    May 4, 2017
  • Amid STF action on UP petrol pumps, owners go on strike

    Amid STF action on UP petrol pumps, owners go on strike

    With the Uttar Pradesh special task force cracking down on errant petrol pumps, their owners across the state went on a strike to protest against the action. Several petrol pumps in Uttar Pradesh had been caught using electronic chips and......

    May 2, 2017
  • Govt denounces bid to shut petrol pumps on Sundays

    Govt denounces bid to shut petrol pumps on Sundays

    The Centre on Friday denounced the decision of a petroleum dealers' association to keep fuel outlets shut on Sundays starting May 14. "The Petroleum Ministry does not approve or endorse the move by a section of petrol pump dealers to......

    April 21, 2017
  • Petrol, diesel prices to change every day from May 1

    Petrol, diesel prices to change every day from May 1

    Come May 1, petrol and diesel prices will change every day in sync with international rates, much like what happens in most advanced markets. State-owned fuel retailers Indian Oil Corp (IOC), Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corp......

    April 12, 2017
  • Banks levying charges for card use at petrol pumps

    Banks levying charges for card use at petrol pumps

    Despite assurances from Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan that no fuel surcharge will be imposed on purchase of petrol and diesel through credit and debit cards, customers are being levied a charge of up to 2.5 per cent for filling......

    April 11, 2017
  • 'Petrol pumps to accept card payment till Friday'

    'Petrol pumps to accept card payment till Friday'

    Petrol pumps across the country will continue to accept credit and debit cards till Friday, an AIPDA official said on Monday. The All India Petroleum Dealers Association's decided to revise its earlier announcement after consulting with the Petroleum Ministry, as......

    January 9, 2017
  • Lack of coordination between banks, government: Vadra

    Lack of coordination between banks, government: Vadra

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra on Monday attacked the Centre for lack of management after the petrol pumps across the country threatened to stop accepting payments through credit or debit cards. Vadra said there was lack of coordination......

    January 9, 2017
  • Petrol pumps to not accept card payments from Jan 9

    Petrol pumps to not accept card payments from Jan 9

    Petrol pumps across the country will not accept credit and debit card payments for fuel sales from Monday after banks decided to put transaction (MDR) charge on them instead of consumers. To promote cash-less transactions, the government had waived the......

    January 8, 2017