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MEPS call for Vaccine Contract Transparency

21.01.2021 -

Members of the European Parliament (EP) at a Jan. 19 plenary debate on the EU’s strategy for Covid-19 vaccine procurement and deployment for the most part expressed...

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Lonza to Sell two Capsule Sites to NextPharma

20.01.2021 -

Swiss CDMO Lonza said it intends to unload two of its capsule production sites, at Ploermel, France, and Edinburgh, Scotland, for an undisclosed sum to London-based CDMO...

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W. R. Grace Ready to Talk on Sale to 40 North

20.01.2021 -

W. R. Grace said it is willing to discuss a sale to 40 North Management after the private investment group raised its offer for the specialty chemical and materials firm...

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Angelini Acquires Arvelle Therapeutics

20.01.2021 -

Italy’s Angelini Pharma has entered into an agreement to acquire Swiss biopharma Arvelle Therapeutics in an all-cash transaction worth up to $960 million. The first $610...

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AkzoNobel Makes Rival Bid for Tikkurila

19.01.2021 -

Dutch paints and coatings specialist AkzoNobel has offered to buy Finland’s Tikkurila as it moves to top a bid by rival US firm PPG Industries.

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Pfizer-BioNTech Revamp Delays Europe’s doses

19.01.2021 -

US drugmaker Pfizer and partner BioNTech have confirmed they will temporarily reduce Covid deliveries to Europe as Pfizer revamps its designated plant in Belgium to lift...

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Total Quits American Petroleum Institute

19.01.2021 -

Total has announced it is leaving the American Petroleum Institute (API) in disagreement over the industry grouping’s climate positions. The French energy and chemicals...

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Celanese Plans China LCP Polymerization Plant

18.01.2021 -

Major liquid crystal polymer (LCP) producer Celanese has announced plans to build a world-scale, multi-phase polymerization plant in China to support significant growth...