Bayer loses €16 bln market value as concerns mount over further damages claims

By |avgust 16th, 2018|agrochemicals, Bayer, Bayer Monsanto merger, glyphosate, News, pharmaceuticals, stocks|

Bayer shares registered yet another sharp decrease on Thursday (16 August), dropping as much as 6.5% in Frankfurt to hover near the 76 euros level as investors fear the German chemicals and pharmaceuticals giant may face numerous litigations in the US after its controversial merger with Monsanto. 

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Counterfeit trade on the agenda of ACP negotiations

By |junij 26th, 2018|ACP countries, agrochemicals, Cotonou agreement, counterfeit goods, development aid, EU, European Council, News, Post-Cotonou|

MEPs and MPs from ACP (Africa, Caribbean and Pacific) countries call for closer cooperation to tackle counterfeit products in their future cooperation agreement. EURACTIV.fr reports.

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MEPs go to court in bid to reform EFSA

By |junij 2nd, 2017|agriculture, agrochemicals, Bart Staes, Benedek Jávor, Bernhard Url, EFSA, environment, glyphosate, Heidi Hautala, Michèle Rivasi, Monsanto, News, Pesticides, public health, transparency|

Green MEPs have lodged a complaint to denounce the lack of transparency in EFSA’s assessment of glyphosate. They hope to change the internal rules of the agency to boost transparency and limit lobby influence.

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Commission calms Trump by clearing major agro-chemical merger

By |marec 27th, 2017|agri-food sector, agrochemicals, common agricultural policy, News, Pesticides|

The European Commission approved on Monday (27 March) the proposed $130 billion merger of Dow Chemical and Du Pont. But the decision triggered a strong reaction from environmentalists, who believe that such mergers lead to “major monopolies”.

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