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October 1, 2008
BASF today published a share offer prospectus for the previously disclosed takeover of Ciba. BASF has set the minimum acceptance threshold to 66.67% of all nominal shares. BASF has...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/BASF-Publishes-Takeover-Prospectus-for-Ciba_14538.html
September 30, 2008
The European Fine Chemicals Group (EFCG; Brussels) and the International Pharmaceutical Excipients Council of Europe (IPEC Europe; Brussels) say they have developed a proposal for a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/EFCG-Proposes-Certification-for-Pharma-Excipients_14536.html
September 25, 2008
Lonza says it has entered into a co-exclusive global manufacturing, sales and distribution agreement with biopharmaceutical company Crucell (Leiden, Netherlands) for Permexcis, a cell...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Lonza-in-Deal-with-Crucell-for-Cell-Culture-Medium_14412.html
September 22, 2008
BASF plans to buy Ciba Specialty Chemicals in the latest M&A deal of a rapidly consolidating specialties market. BASF has made a SF50/share cash offer to Ciba’s shareholders...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/BASFs-Shift-to-Specialties-Continues-with-Bid-for-Ciba_14313.html
September 15, 2008
Turmoil at Ciba Specialty Chemicals and Clariant, both based in Basel, Switzerland, underscore the pressures bearing down on certain sectors of the specialty chemical market. Clariant...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Taking-Sides-in-Switzerland_14154.html
September 12, 2008
The departure of Clariant CEO Jan Secher came as a surprise to some analysts because the company is in the process of a sweeping restructuring aimed at reducing costs and boosting...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Clariant-CEOs-Departure-Surprises-Some-Analysts_14202.html
September 10, 2008
Why do our bodies have mass? Why is only 4% of the universe made up of matter and why doesn’t the other 96% have mass? These are the fundamental questions-among...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Worlds-Largest-Scientific-Experiment-Underway_14121.html
September 8, 2008
Kottmann: In line for the top job. Clariant CEO Jan Secher is leaving the company “to pursue new activities,” Clariant says. Further details were not disclosed. Secher will...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Clariant-CEO-Quits_14022.html
September 8, 2008
Siegfried (Zofingen, Switzerland) posted a 33% increase in Ebit for the first half of this year, to SF28.5 million   ($25.7million) on sales up 1%, to SF160 million. Earnings...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Siegfried-Posts-Higher-Earnings-and-Flat-Sales_14052.html
September 8, 2008
Equipolymers (Horgen, Switzerland) says it has declared force majeure on polyethylene terephthalate (PET) shipments from the company’s Ottana, Italy production facility, because...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Equipolymers-Declares-PET-Force-Majeure_14061.html
September 5, 2008
Clariant CEO Jan Secher is leaving the company and will be succeeded by Hariolf Kottmann of SGL Carbon....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Clariant-CEO-Departs_13992.html
August 26, 2008
Ciba Specialty Chemicals says it is evaluating options for its underperforming paper chemical and its publication ink businesses, including a sale, joint ventures, and marketing and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Ciba-Plans-Restructuring-to-Focus-on-Coatings-Plastics-Additives-and-Water_13779.html
August 5, 2008
Givaudan reported first-half net income up 13%, to SF94 million ($89 million), on pro forma sales down 7%, to SF2.1 billion. Operating profit rose 28%, to SF238. Pro forma profit...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Givaudans-Profits-Rise-but-Pro-forma-Sales-Fall_13459.html
August 4, 2008
Acker: Disappointed by breakup of talks. The chemical industry has reacted with dismay to the collapse of negotiations at the World Trade Organization (WTO; Geneva) that aimed to reach...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Industry-Laments-the-Failure-of-Doha-Round-of-Trade-Talks_13394.html
July 23, 2008
Lonza has recorded an 83% increase in net profits to CHF 267 million ($260 million) for the first half of the fiscal year ended June 30, 2008. And sales grew by 13% to CHF 1.46...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Lonza-Half-Year-Profits-Sales-Up_13174.html
July 11, 2008
Lonza says it has entered into a long-term strategic partnership with Novartis for the joint development and manufacture of Novartis's biologics pipeline. R&D activities over the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Lonza-and-Novartis-Jointly-to-Develop-and-Manufacture-Biologics-Products_12930.html
June 30, 2008
Sika says it has opened a CHF100-million ($95.6 million) polyurethane adhesives facility at Dudingen, Switzerland. Startup capacity is 30,000 m.t./year, but a second construction phase...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Sika-Opens-Adhesives-Plant_12753.html
June 3, 2008
Switzerland’s governing federal executive council has decided to extend the country’s moratorium on planting of genetically modified (GM) crops until 2013. The moratorium...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/-Switzerland-Extends-GM-Crop-Ban_12224.html
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