Dow Chemicals

Du Pont-Dow Chemical merger deal gets US antitrust nod

16 Jun 2017

The justice department nod for the $130-billion all-stock merger is conditional on the companies offloading certain assets, while the merger is yet to get clearance from the Canadian authorities

China conditionally approves $130-bn Dow Chemical-DuPont merger

02 May 2017

Dow Chemical to sell ethylene acrylic acid business to S Korea's SK Innovation

02 Feb 2017

US state attorneys general join federal antitrust probe of DuPont - Dow Chemical merger

09 Nov 2016

Third Point founder Dan Loeb calls for Dow CEO Andrew Liveris’ ouster

14 Dec 2015

Dow, DuPont to merge and split, say reports

10 Dec 2015

The $120 billion combination will split further into three companies to focus on agriculture, specialty chemicals and materials, says a Wall Street Journal report

Bhopal gas disaster victims, workers vow to continue fight

03 Dec 2015

Bhopal gas disaster lessons fast forgotten

03 Dec 2015

The Public Liability Insurance Act, 1991, meant to provide immediate relief to industrial disaster victims, remains largely on paper as there is no awareness of it at the district level

Dow Chemical to cut around 3 per cent of global workforce

05 May 2015

Dow Chemical to sell AgroFresh unit to Boulevard Acquisition for $860 mn

30 Apr 2015

Dow Chemical to sell part of chlorine business to Olin Corp for $5 bn

28 Mar 2015

Dow Chemical, the largest US chemical maker by sales, is selling non-core assets worth $3 to $4 billion in order to create shareholders value

Monsanto, Dow Chemicals sue Maui County over GMO law

14 Nov 2014

Dow Chemical triples share buyback to $4.5 bn as activist investor pushes for split

30 Jan 2014

Dow, the largest US chemical maker, and rival DuPont have in recent times seen increased investor activism over driving up shareholder returns

Dow Chemical to divest non-core assets to raise $3 to $4 bn

24 Oct 2013

Dow to sell polypropylene licensing, catalyst business to W R Grace for $500 mn

11 Oct 2013

Dow wins $2.2 bn in damages from Kuwait's Petrochemical Industries

07 May 2013

Dow and PIC had, in late 2008, agreed to set up a $17.4 billion JV, to be called K-Dow, into which Dow was to transfer its basic plastics business and other assets for $9 billion in cash

Dow Chemicals wins $2.48 bn arbitration award over scrapped Kuwait JV

05 Mar 2013

In one of the several international deals that were aborted during the global recession, the Dow-Petrochemical Industries Co JV was scrapped less than a week before the deal was to become effective

HC upholds notice to Dow in Bhopal disaster case

22 Oct 2012

US court says Union Carbide not liable in Bhopal tragedy

28 Jun 2012

Dow Chemicals to eliminate 900 jobs, shutter four plants

02 Apr 2012

Dow used Stratfor to spy on Bhopal activists: WikiLeaks

27 Feb 2012

Only 42 Bhopal gas victims severely hit, insists government

13 Jan 2012

Dow Chemical to sell polypropylene business to Brazil’s Braskem

29 Jul 2011

Dow Chemical, Aramco to build $20 billion chemicals complex in Saudi Arabia

25 Jul 2011

SC refuses to revisit verdict in Bhopal gas disaster case

11 May 2011

Delivering the judgment for the constitution bench, Chief Justice Kapadia said that after the 1996 verdict, the accused could not be tried under more stringent provisions of the law without any basis