Dec 23 (Reuters) - Royal Dutch Shell Plc :
* Shell is currently carrying out technical assessments to determine when plant will return to full production
* Announced its Pearl Gas-To-Liquids (GTL) plant in Ras Laffan Industrial City, Qatar, is currently operating at a reduced rate of production due to unforeseen maintenance
* Repairs are already underway and operations at pearl will continue at a reduced rate until repairs are completed.
* Pearl is producing at approximately 50 pct of plan Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom)