Kazakh President proclaims scheme to upgrade northwesternmost oil province to full-scale petrochemical compound


Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev set forward the task of making the Atyrau Region the country’s leading center for the deep processing of oil and gas, stressing the importance of the region’s economic diversification, at a Nov. 8 meeting with the region’s public.

Tokayev’s visit to the Atyrau Region comes just a...