He said the monthly service fee will also be increased from a combined 400 fils for electricity and water to BD2.
According to the new rates, expatriates and Bahrainis with more than one household will pay six fils this year, 13 fils next year, 21 fils in 2018 and 29 fils in 2019 in the first electricity category, while those in the second electricity category will pay 13 fils, 18 fils, 23 fils and 29 fils respectively, and for the third category it will be 19 fils, 22 fils, 25 fils and 29 fils respectively.
They will also be paying 80 fils per water unit in the first category this year followed by 200 fils next year, 450 fils in 2018 and 750 fils in 2019.
A year later consumers will pay 160 fils per litre - with the new price taking effect on January 1, 2016.
By January 1, 2017, consumers will be paying 180 fils per litre.
Meanwhile, Bahraini fishermen will be able to buy diesel at 30 fils less than the readjusted prices - 90 fils (2014), 110 fils (2015), 130 fils (2016) and 150 fils (2017).
Both tellers said they don't use the small fils and have no stock of it in their branch.
She took her container to check but only found a minimum of 50 fils.
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Earlier, the UAE Central Bank told Gulf News that smaller denomination coins, such as 1 fils, 5 fils and 10 fils are readily available and are still in circulation.
When asked to break the Dh10 into small change, one teller offered 25 fils, 50 fils and Dh1 coins.
Earlier, the UAE Central Bank told Gulf News that coins, such as 1 fils
, 5 fils
and 10 fils
, are readily available.
90, and when I paid Dh16, I was handed back the exact change of 10 fils.
An approximation based on reader feedback puts the average money lost in transactions due to shortage of 1, 5 and 10 fils coins at Dh10 per month per household.