Turkish gov't plans 20 pc reduction in natural gas prices

Government officials said the reduction is due to price drop on oil and foreign currency numbers.

Turkish gov't plans 20 pc reduction in natural gas prices
World Bulletin / News Desk

Natural gas prices in Turkey willl be reducted next January, Turkish Zaman newspaper reported on Tuesday.

"It is expected that the reduction will be around 20 percent", the report said.

Government officials told the paper the reduction is due to price drop on oil and foreign currency numbers.

Natural gas price in the country had seen 75 percent hike this year alone and cause an outcry in public.

Energy Ministery of Turkey had stated the price will gradually cut down according to the changes in oil prices.

The first cut will be effected next January in 2009.
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