Cooking gas hits 16-month high in Dec as inflation falls
20 days ago, 16:52
Cooking gas prices closed the year rallying after hitting a 16-month high in December and returning consumers to levels seen before the removal of value-added tax (VAT) on clean fuel. Official data shows that the cost of refilling a 13-kg gas cylinder rose to an average of Sh2,141 in December, up from Sh2,128 a month earlier, Sh2,140 in October and 2,094 in September. December cost is the highest since last June when the Treasury scrapped VAT on gas to cut costs and boost uptake among poor house ...
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