NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan - Kazakhstan has abandoned a project to build a fourth refinery in the country, Kazakhstan's Energy Minister Kanat Bozumbayev told reporters on 24 June.

The government of oil-producing Kazakhstan has long discussed building a fourth refinery, including a joint Kazakh-Chinese-Iranian project to build an oil refinery in the west of the country.

In order to put an end to the disputes, the Ministry, together with the national company KazMunayGas, invited a foreign compan...

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