24 February, 2017
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Qatar: Emir inaugurates refinery
Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani formally inaugurated the Laffan Refinery 2 project on 20 February, in a ceremony attended by prime minister and minister of interior Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al-Thani and Qatar Petroleum chief executive Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi. The new facility, which actually began operating in December, doubles the country’s condensate production capacity to 292,000 b/d.