The Supreme Civil Court of Appeal rejected an appeal of a group of lawyers against Decision No. (1) of 2018 issued by the Minister of Oil regarding amendment the price of gasoline sale. The courts have earlier ruled to approve an increase in oil sale prices on 28 March 2018 and today it stated that it supports the decision.

Lawyer Mohammed Al-Thawadi as well as the group of lawyers who filed the appeal against the oil ministry and the decision to increase oil prices stated that they respect the rulings of the judiciary. But they pointed out that they adhere to their legal and constitutional rights and they are studying the reasons for the ruling to discuss the possibility of challenging the ruling or not.