Regional gas prices hit new highs
Fuel prices across the region have been increasing for the past week, as oil reached $115 a barrel in international trade. Gas stations in Bulgaria were selling the most popular B95 type at 1.39 euros per litre, up 0.05 euros from a week earlier. In Macedonia, the price reached 1.40 euros per litre, while in Montenegro a 0.6 cent hike was enacted Tuesday (August 14th) and B95 now sells for 1.45 euros per litre. Similar increases were also reported in other countries across the Balkans.