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Dow, DuPont in Merger Discussion

Dow Chemical, DuPont in Advanced Merger Talks

Combined company would be split in three.

Dow Chemical Co and DuPont are in advanced merger talks,

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Covestro China Update

Plastics maker Covestro looks past China slowdown

German firm remains optimistic about mainland market despite slump in construction and manufacturing

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Top Line Mattress

Luxury bed maker E.S. Kluft doesn't lose sleep over its workers' slow pace

David Long, E.S. Kluft’s marketing director and self-described “mattress geek,” at what he calls “probably the most inefficient factory in the United States.” The company encourages its workers to slow down.

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Fallout in Kuwait

Kuwait MPs demand 24 officials prosecuted over Dow deal 


(MENAFN – Gulf Times) Kuwaiti MPs called on the government Wednesday to refer 24 ex-oil officials to the public prosecutor over a scrapped deal with US firm Dow Chemical that resulted in a 2.2 billion fine. Read more