Akzo Nobel sells off paint activities

Akzo Nobel is to sell off much of its paint activities in the UK in order to win EU approval for its takeover of ICI, Reuters reports on Friday.

The European Commission said earlier in the day it had extended its investigation of the €11bn deal by two weeks.

Thank you for donating to DutchNews.nl.

We could not provide the Dutch News service, and keep it free of charge, without the generous support of our readers. Your donations allow us to report on issues you tell us matter, and provide you with a summary of the most important Dutch news each day.

Make a donation