KUWAIT
 
Kuwait Throws Its Weight Behind Vietnam Refinery Project
 
As Iraq gradually ramps up its crude exports, and with the prospect of détente between the United States and Iran growing stronger – which could potentially lead to a relaxing of sanctions and a consequent ramp-up of Iranian crude exports – Kuwait has made clear it has no intention of surrendering its foothold in Asia anytime soon.
 
Construction recently began at the 200,000 b/d Nghi...