Giant ‘STAR’ oil refinery to open in Izmir

Azerbaijani oil company SOCAR is set to open a new oil refinery in the Turkish Aegean coastal city of Izmir on Friday. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev will attend the opening ceremony.

Giant STAR oil refinery to open in Izmir
Azerbaijani oil company SOCAR is set to open a new oil refinery in the Turkish Aegean coastal city of Izmir on Friday. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev will attend the opening ceremony. The project is reportedly one of the biggest investments in the private sector in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa in recent years.
Source: Anadolu Agency
The New Turkey
The New Turkey is a news-analysis portal dedicated to cover the issues on the agenda of Turkey and the world. The New Turkey covers a wide range of topics including domestic, regional and global politics, economy and intellectual currents.