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Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Wins German Innovation Award with Liquid Crystals
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Wins German Innovation Award with Liquid Crystals
Darmstadt, Germany, April 25, 2015 – Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, announced today that it has won the German Innovation Award in the category "Large Enterprises" for its innovative liquid crystal technology.
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Proposes Dividend Increase to Shareholders After a Year of Key Strategic Moves – Foundation Set for Further Organic Growth
Darmstadt, Germany, April 17, 2015 – Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, completed strategically important moves in 2014 to secure the future growth of the company. At the 20th Annual General Meeting being held today in Frankfurt am Main, the company will propose to its shareholders a dividend increase of 5 cents or 5.3% to € 1.00 per share.
Udit Batra
Udit Batra
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Appoints Udit Batra to Head Combined Life Science Business Following Pending Sigma-Aldrich Acquisition
Darmstadt, Germany, April 13, 2015 – Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, today announced that Udit Batra, currently CEO and President of the Life Science business, has been appointed to lead the combined life science business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, once the acquisition of Sigma-Aldrich has been successfully completed.


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Just follow your nose

If you had to give up one of your senses, you would probably spontaneously decide you could best do without your sense of smell. However, that would be a big mistake!

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German network supports WHO

WHO wants to get ten infectious tropical diseases under control by 2020, or eliminate them entirely. The German Network against Neglected Tropical Diseases is doing its part to help.

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