DUBAI, June 27 (Reuters) - Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company (KUFPEC) said on Thursday it had made a significant gas discovery in block SK-410B in Malaysia.
The block is located in shallow waters, nearly 90 km (56 miles) off the coast of Sarawak, it said in a statement.
The discovery was made by KUFPEC Malaysia, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Kuwaiti firm, which holds a 42.5% working interest under a production sharing contract with PETRONAS Carigali Sdn. Bhd. and PTTEP HK Offshore Ltd. (Reporting by Asma Alsharif; Writing by Nafisa Eltahir; Editing by Edmund Blair)