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Yangzijiang is establishing a joint venture with Japanese trader Mitsui & Co. Credit: Yangzijiang Shipbuilding
Chinese shipbuilder Yangzijiang is establishing a joint venture with Japanese trader Mitsui & Co.

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CH Offshore operates a fleet of offshore vessels. Credit: Daniel Ferro
Benety Chang, CEO of Baker Technology, will replace James William Noe as CEO and executive director of CH Offshore.
Yangzijiang shipyard
Singapore-listed Chinese shipbuilder Yangzijiang Shipbuilding (Holdings) Ltd has made further investments to boost its core shipbuilding businesses.
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Aerial view of Hong Kong dock
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Chinese crude tanker at sea
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BW Tankers’ vessel BW Australia
BW Tankers’ CEO Tina Revsbech has left the organisation and BW Group CEO Carsten Mortensen is acting CEO.