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Gulf Today Report
Engen, South African’s second-largest crude oil refinery exploded on Friday in Durban, said a local metropolitan police official.
According to emergency responders, no casualties were recorded.
However, a nearby accommodation facility also caught fire, added sources.
Firefighters were able to curtail the fire from spreading and douse it.
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According to the company, the cause of the fire is currently being investigated.
Engen is a Durban based plant that refines crude at 120,000 barrels per day.
In 2008, the plant experienced an explosion that led to it shutting down for four months.
Reigning champions Australia are already through to the semi-finals, while South Africa cannot qualify for the last four.
All-rounder Theunissen-Fourie, 25, represented South Africa in four internationals — three ODIs and one Twenty20 — and was part of the 2013 World Cup squad.
England, after Britain's Prince Harry officially opened the tournament, lost a wicket second ball before Roy and Root shared a stand of 106 that was equalled by Morgan and Stokes.
The 30-year-old, dropped following Pakistan's opener against the West Indies, made up for lost time as he demolished South Africa's beleaguered bowlers.
As of Monday, the total inventory amounted to 21.759 million barrels, 1.8 per cent below that of the previous week.
Brent crude futures climbed 19 cents, or 0.3%, to $56.10 a barrel while US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures rose 20 cents, or 0.4%, to $52.81 a barrel.
Spot gold was down 0.1% to $1,849.16 per ounce while US gold futures eased 0.2% to $1,847.50.
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