|15 November, 2019

Kuwait's KNPC says no impact on operations from limited fire at refinery unit

The unit had been undergoing maintenance, the company said

A view of Kuwait National Petroleum Company's new headquarters in Ahmadi, Kuwait .Image used for illustrative purpose.

A view of Kuwait National Petroleum Company's new headquarters in Ahmadi, Kuwait .Image used for illustrative purpose.

REUTERS/Stephanie McGehee

DUBAI - Kuwait National Petroleum Company said on Friday a limited fire on Thursday night at a unit at its Mina Abdullah refinery was brought under control, and had no impact on operations.

The unit had been undergoing maintenance, the company said in a tweet.

(Reporting by Nafisa Eltahir; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman) ((Nafisa.Eltahir@thomsonreuters.com; +971 56 226 1754;))

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