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AkzoNobel has raised its stake in Akzo Nobel Powder Coatings SAE in Egypt from 60 percent to 100 percent. The transaction forms part of the company’s accelerated growth strategy for Egypt and the wider North Africa region.
AkzoNobel today reported a second quarter with positive developments in profitability in all three Business Areas, despite currency pressures and a challenging market environment.
Retailers in the UK can now immerse themselves in the customer experience and view product innovations before they go to market at a new high tech customer center opened by AkzoNobel and its Dulux brand.
AkzoNobel is supporting the Dutch government's plan to join the Mission Innovation coalition. The global initiative aims to accelerate public and private innovation in order to make clean energy affordable for consumers, as well as creating "green" jobs and commercial opportunities.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has officially approved AkzoNobel’s Expancel Microspheres – which are used in amongst others bottle corks – as a safe product for contact with wines in the US.
The world's only Flying Eye Hospital – which takes doctors around the world to treat patients with curable blindness – has been repainted with support from AkzoNobel.
AkzoNobel is emphasizing its commitment to improving and energizing urban communities around the world by partnering with the China Pavilion at this year's International Architecture Biennale in Venice, Italy.
AkzoNobel today inaugurated its new €6.5 million technology center in Songjiang, Shanghai. The company’s largest research facility in China, it will support product innovation and the development of next-generation paints, coatings and specialty chemicals.
AkzoNobel's color and coatings expertise is playing a major role in restoring the historic Kota Tua (old town) area of Jakarta in Indonesia. It's hoped that the partnership – established as part of the company's Human Cities initiative – will help the site to secure UNESCO World Heritage status.
AkzoNobel has completed phase one of the €2.5 million expansion of its performance coatings plant in Cikarang, Indonesia.
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