Finance news newsen© Solvay 2017Tue, 23 May 2017 16:45:02 GMTSolvay2017-05-23T16:45:02Zen© Solvay 2017Solvay, asking more from chemistry of Solvay’s General Shareholders Meeting today held its General Shareholders Meeting at its Corporate Headquarters in Brussels.Tue, 09 May 2017 15:56:24 GMT quarter 2017 - Financial report on the strong start to 2017 and improving market conditions, Solvay expects to meet or exceed its previously given guidance of mid-single digit underlying EBITDA growth and more than € 800 million of free cash flow from continuing operations.Wed, 03 May 2017 04:52:41 GMT notification by BlackRock Inc., 27 Apr 2017 06:00:00 GMT notification by BlackRock Inc., 24 Apr 2017 06:00:00 GMT CEOs Call For Greater Disclosure of Climate Risks, 21 Apr 2017 12:49:03 GMT to sell its polyolefin cross-linkable compounds business has signed a definitive agreement to sell its polyolefin cross-linkable compoundThu, 30 Mar 2017 05:30:22 GMT moves into medical devices launching a unique dental care business line is entering into medical devices building on its world-leading portfolio of high-performance polymersTue, 21 Mar 2017 06:30:22 GMT to acquire all renewable energy certificates from 71.4 MW U.S. solar farm for 15 years has agreed to buy all the renewable energy certificates (RECs*) for 15 years from the largest solar farm yet to be built in South Carolina (SC), United States, underscoring the Group’s global sustainability commitment.Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:59:21 GMT Quarter & Full Year 2016 Financial Report the announcements at the end of 2016 of the intended divestments of the Acetow and Vinythai businesses, these businesses are reclassified as discontinued operations and as assets held for sale.Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:55:00 GMT sets minimum social coverage standard through “Solvay Cares” for all its employees worldwide signed an agreement with its employee representatives setting minimum social standards which apply worldwide across the entire Group.Thu, 23 Feb 2017 07:29:00 GMT completes the sale of its Vinythai stake to AGC Asahi Glass has completed the divestment of its 58.77 percent stake in its Thai subsidiary Vinythai PCL to Japanese company AGC Asahi Glass.Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:59:00 GMT and IndustriALL renew their global social framework agreement for five years has renewed its global framework agreement (GFA) with IndustriALL Global Union for five years, reinforcing and adding commitments that provide the same basic labor and social rights to all Solvay employees at operations worldwide.Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:27:46 GMT appoints Carmelo Lo Faro as Head of Composite Materials has appointed Carmelo Lo Faro as President of the Composite Materials Global Business Unit, succeeding Bill Wood who will retire followingThu, 02 Feb 2017 14:00:00 GMT restates 2015 and 2016 financial information following recent portfolio transformation steps publishes today restated consolidated financial information for 2015 and the first nine months of 2016.Tue, 17 Jan 2017 06:28:00 GMT completes the divestment of its Solvay Indupa stake to Unipar has completed the sale of its 70.59% stake in Solvay Indupa to Brazilian chemical group Unipar Carbocloro, following the approval earlier this month of the Brazilian antitrust authority CADE.Tue, 27 Dec 2016 20:11:20 GMT and CNRS strengthen their historical scientific partnership with renewed framework agreement and the CNRS (France’s National Centre for Scientific Research) have renewed their framework agreement for five years, emphasizing the strong ties between science, research and innovation and their strategic partnership of the past 40 years.Thu, 15 Dec 2016 15:07:52 GMT to sell its stake in Vinythai to AGC Asahi Glass has signed a definitive agreement to sell its 58.77 percent stake in its Thai subsidiary Vinythai PCL to Japanese company AGC Asahi Glass (AGC), thereby exiting its Asian polyvinyl chloride (PVC) activities.Wed, 14 Dec 2016 05:59:00 GMT secures Brazilian antitrust clearance to sell its Solvay Indupa stake to Unipar Carbocloro has obtained clearance from the Brazilian antitrust authority, CADE, for the agreed sale of its 70.59% stake in Solvay Indupa to chemical group Unipar Carbocloro.Wed, 07 Dec 2016 20:28:07 GMT continues its transformation with the sale of its cellulose acetate tow business has reached an agreement to sell its cellulose acetate tow business, Acetow, to private equity funds managed by Blackstone.Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:58:00 GMT Notification by Blackrock, Inc to the Belgian transparency legislation in force (Law of May 2, 2007), BlackRock Inc. (55 East 52nd Street, NTue, 06 Dec 2016 06:58:22 GMT notification by Blackrock, Inc. to the Belgian transparency legislation in force (Law of May 2, 2007), BlackRock Inc. (55 East 52nd Street, New York, NY, 10055, U.S.A.) has notified Solvay S.A.Wed, 23 Nov 2016 06:58:22 GMT, ArcelorMittal, Evonik and LafargeHolcim investigate trans-sector technological potential to reduce carbon emissions under a new “Low Carbon Technology Partnerships Initiative (LCTPi) (*)”, ArcelorMittal, Evonik and LafargeHolcim today announce the formation of a new Low Carbon Technology Partnerships Initiative across theThu, 17 Nov 2016 13:17:39 GMT the first round-the-world solar flight, the Solar Impulse Foundation launches the "World Alliance for Clean Technologies" Solar Impulse Foundation launched the World Alliance for Clean Technologies today during COP22, as a legacy to the first ever solar flight aFri, 11 Nov 2016 08:46:38 GMT Quarter & 1st 9 months 2016 Financial Report, 08 Nov 2016 05:52:00 GMT starts production of highly dispersible silica for energy saving tires in South Korea has launched the production of Highly Dispersible Silica (HDS) at its new state-of-the-art plant in Gunsan, South Korea, meeting strong and growing regional demand for energy saving tires.Wed, 02 Nov 2016 06:29:00 GMT accelerates drive for sustainable and long-term value creation with new mid-term objectives, 29 Sep 2016 04:58:00 GMT names Kimberly Stewart as Head of Investor Relations is pleased to announce the appointment of Kimberly Stewart as Head of Investor Relations, effective October 1, 2016.Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:09:31 GMT sells a key part of its OLED patent portfolio to Nissan Chemical Industries Ltd has reached a final agreement with Nissan Chemical Industries Ltd to divest most of its OLED (organic lighting emitting diode) patent portfolio.Wed, 21 Sep 2016 07:00:02 GMT expands composite materials capabilities in Germany for new advanced aircraft programs, 20 Sep 2016 05:29:00 GMT Sharing Its Market Insights and Expertise at the XXVIII International Mineral Processing Congress Mining Solutions will share new technological devel-opments, market insights and expertise at the XXVIII International Mineral Processing Congress from 11 to 15 September at the Québec City Convention Center.Mon, 12 Sep 2016 08:55:13 GMT starts up a new hydrogen peroxide plant in China as demand in high-quality applications rises, 06 Sep 2016 05:28:28 GMT doubles carbon fiber manufacturing capacity for aircraft structural applications with new U.S. production line today inaugurates a newWed, 24 Aug 2016 06:00:22 GMT Quarter & 1st Half 2016 Financial Report results of former Cytec are consolidated in the Group’s income and cash flow statements since January 1, 2016.Fri, 29 Jul 2016 04:57:50 GMT notification - SOLVAC takes note that on the 19th of July 2016, Solvac filed a notification with the FSMA to disclose the level of its ownership in Solvay SA in accordance with Belgian market regulations.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 15:38:00 GMT ceases U.S. investments in Solvay Biomass Energy, 12 Jul 2016 12:03:21 GMT and Mubadala awarded supply contract by Boeing for primary composite structures of its 777X aircraft, 11 Jul 2016 12:26:51 GMT notification: Solvay Stock Option Management (SSOM) to regulations on financial transparency, Solvay notified the FSMA that on July 4, 2016, the participation in Solvay of its indirect subsidiary, Solvay Stock Option Management (SSOM), has exceeded the threshold of 3%.Thu, 07 Jul 2016 15:44:22 GMT completes exit of INOVYN joint venture has today completed the divestment of its shareholding in INOVYN, bringing to an end its chlorovinyls joint venture with INEOS.Thu, 07 Jul 2016 12:59:35 GMT and Suzano Papel e Celulose agree to build first integrated hydrogen peroxide unit at pulp mill site in Brazil and its affiliate Peroxidos do Brasil have agreed with Suzano Papel e Celulose to build a small dedicated hydrogen peroxide production unit using Solvay’s myH2O2® technology, at Suzano’s pulp mill site in Imperatriz, Maranhão, Brazil.Wed, 06 Jul 2016 05:29:00 GMT takes full ownership of joint venture stake in U.S. cellulose acetate flake plant from Eastman Chemical Company has completed the purchase of Eastman Chemical Company’s share in their former U.S. joint venture Primester.Thu, 02 Jun 2016 05:28:20 GMT appoints Pascal Chalvon Demersay as Head of Sustainable Development has appointed Pascal Chalvon Demersay as Chief Sustainability Officer, succeeding Jacques Kheliff who will be retiring after 44 years within the Group.Mon, 23 May 2016 14:10:00 GMT agrees to take full ownership of U.S. cellulose acetate flake plant from joint venture partner Eastman Chemical Company and Eastman Chemical Company have signed a definitive agreement to end their cellulose acetate production joint venture Primester with Solvay acquiring Eastman’s 50 percent stake in the U.S.-based plant and becoming its sole owner.Thu, 19 May 2016 05:28:13 GMT of Solvay’s General Shareholders' Meeting today held its General Shareholders Meeting at The Square – Brussels Meeting Center.Tue, 10 May 2016 13:38:02 GMT quarter 2016 - Financial report quarter 2016 - Financial reportTue, 03 May 2016 04:55:00 GMT to sell its stake in Solvay Indupa to Brazil’s Unipar Carbocloro has signed a definitive agreement with Brazilian chemical group Unipar Carbocloro to sell its 70.59% stake in Solvay Indupa.Mon, 02 May 2016 23:35:51 GMT suspends soda ash production in Egypt, but continues quicklime production is to suspend until further notice the production of soda ash at its plant in AlexandriaThu, 28 Apr 2016 16:00:00 GMT exercises the first call option on a €500 million hybrid bond, 25 Apr 2016 05:57:00 GMT SA announces Ordinary General Shareholder Meeting on Tuesday May 10, 2016 in Brussels the documents relating to the Ordinary General Shareholders' Meeting to be held on Tuesday May 10, 2016 are available at, Investors section.Fri, 08 Apr 2016 07:55:22 GMT and INEOS sign binding agreement on Solvay's exit from INOVYN joint venture and INEOS have signed the binding agreement to end their chlorovinyls INOVYN joint venture, following their intentions announced on March 16.Thu, 31 Mar 2016 05:29:00 GMT publishes supplementary unaudited pro forma quarterly financial information for 2015 following the Cytec acquisition publishes today supplementary unaudited pro forma consolidated financial information for 2015, reflecting the impact of the Cytec acquisition as if it had taken place on January 1, 2015.Thu, 17 Mar 2016 13:50:22 GMT and INEOS intend to advance Solvay's exit from INOVYN joint venture and INEOS today announce their intention to end their 50/50 chlorovinyls INOVYN joint venture earlier than originally foreseen, with INEOS to become the sole shareholder.Wed, 16 Mar 2016 06:29:01 GMT joins “Alliance for YOUth” to create more training and job opportunities for young Europeans has joined the “Alliance for YOUth”. Initiated by Nestlé in 2014, the Alliance is driven by leading companies in Europe to tackle youth unemployment in providing training and job opportunities.Fri, 11 Mar 2016 13:00:21 GMT and Renault Trucks win JEC Innovation Award using thermoplastic composite material to lightweight a completely redesigned Renault Trucks structural truck module, Renault Trucks and its partners have won the 2016 “JEC Innovation Award for Structural Parts in Automotive” using a thermoplastic composite material to build a front structural module of a truck, called the firewall.Wed, 09 Mar 2016 15:47:13 GMT wins Airbus qualification for its high-performance lightweighting foam TegraCore™ has obtained qualification from Airbus for its TegraCore™ PPSU foam, which is implemented on its flagship A350 XWB as a high-performance lightweighting material and paves the way for its use on other Airbus aircraft.Tue, 08 Mar 2016 06:29:58 GMT and Boeing extend advanced lightweighting materials supply contract for large passenger aircraft, 07 Mar 2016 06:29:10 GMT Quarter & Full Year 2015 Financial Report, 25 Feb 2016 05:55:22 GMTécile Canet-Teil appointed Group General Manager, Communications for the Solvay group has appointed Cécile Canet-Teil as Group General Manager, Communications, succeeding Michel Defourny who will pursue his role as head of the Group’s Corporate Secretariat.Thu, 11 Feb 2016 10:25:05 GMT signs an exclusive process materials distribution agreement with Bang & Bonsomer Group for the Baltic States and Finland has signed an exclusive distribution agreement between its Composite Materials Global Business Unit and Bang & Bonsomer Group.Tue, 12 Jan 2016 09:47:07 GMT capital structure publication in accordance with Article 15 of the Law of 2 May 2007 in accordance with Article 15 of the Law of 2 May 2007 on disclosure of major holdings in issuers whose shares are admitted to trading on a regulated market, announces today that further to its rights issue which closed on 21 December 2015:Wed, 23 Dec 2015 08:29:03 GMT finalizes financing of Cytec acquisition with 100% subscription of its rights issue further to completion of scrips placement announces today it has finalized the financing of its acquisition of U.S.-based Cytec.Thu, 17 Dec 2015 07:29:00 GMT new Solvay shares subscribed through rights offering in the context of the Cytec acquisition announces today that 95.02% of the 21,175,283 new shares it offered as part of its € 1.5 billion rights issue, have been subscribed at € 70.83 per share with preference rights.Wed, 16 Dec 2015 17:29:31 GMT successfully completes the acquisition of Cytec and launches integration plans, 09 Dec 2015 13:59:00 GMT launches a € 1.5 billion rights issue in the context of the intended Cytec acquisition announces today the launch of a rights issue of € 1.5 billion to complete the financing of the intended acquisition of U.S.-based Cytec, which is expected to close on December 9, 2015.Thu, 03 Dec 2015 05:59:00 GMT successfully issues its inaugural USD 1.6 billion of USD-denominated senior bonds, 01 Dec 2015 07:29:37 GMT successfully launches euro-denominated senior and hybrid bond issues of € 2.25 bn and € 1.0 bn respectively, 26 Nov 2015 09:30:00 GMT Business Climate Pledge major French companies take concrete action to combat climate changeThu, 26 Nov 2015 09:18:33 GMT commits to reducing the CO2 intensity of its activities by 40% through to 2025 and sets an internal carbon price reinforces its commitment to sustainable chemistry, bringing solutions to the planet’s challenges, with new ambitions that anchor the variety of its sustainable development aspects in its growth strategy.Wed, 25 Nov 2015 08:56:56 GMT welcomes Cytec’s shareholders approval for the proposed acquisition, at a special meeting at Woodland Park (New Jersey), the shareholders of Cytec Industries Inc. voted on a resolution to approve the proposed acquisition by Solvay. The resolution received the support of 99.3% of the votes cast.Wed, 25 Nov 2015 06:29:30 GMT Chemistry for the Future Solvay Prize, 18 Nov 2015 15:59:11 GMT shareholders approve capital increase plan to buy Cytec, 17 Nov 2015 16:25:06 GMT discloses unaudited pro forma financial information in connection with the intended Cytec acquisition disclosed today unaudited pro forma consolidated financial information for the impact of the intended acquisition of Cytec.Mon, 16 Nov 2015 06:55:22 GMT setting up roadshow in preparation of potential issuance of senior and hybrid bonds announced today that it has started to organize meetings with Fixed Income investors.Thu, 12 Nov 2015 08:29:00 GMT ranks in Thomson Reuters 2015 Top 100 Global Innovator is pleased that it is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative companies, with a ranking in the Thomson Reuters 2015 Top 100 Global Innovator.Thu, 12 Nov 2015 08:05:32 GMT quarter and 1st 9 months 2015 Business Review, 29 Oct 2015 05:55:00 GMT solar car produced with bio-based resins to compete at the World Solar Challenge 2015 solar car produced with bio-based resins to compete at the World Solar Challenge 2015Mon, 28 Sep 2015 12:00:00 GMT inaugurates South-East Asia’s largest sodium bicarbonate plant Solvay inaugurates South-East Asia’s largest sodium bicarbonate plant based in Thailand to meet growing demand for high-quality products, in healthcare, food and other consumer goods markets throughout Asia.Tue, 15 Sep 2015 05:29:22 GMT appoints Nicolas Cudré-Mauroux as Head of Research & Innovation has appointed Nicolas Cudré-Mauroux as Group Research & Innovation General ManagerMon, 07 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT and L’Oréal team up to promote sustainable practices among guar bean farmers in India and L’Oréal have teamed up in a scalable three-year project to teach and promote sustainable agricultural practices among 1,500 guar bean farmers across ten villages in India’s desert region of Bikaner, Rajasthan state.Thu, 03 Sep 2015 08:00:00 GMT notification - JPMorgan Asset Management Holdings Inc, 06 Aug 2015 13:42:24 GMT Quarter & 1st Half Year 2015 - Financial report Quarter & 1st Half Year 2015 - Financial reportWed, 29 Jul 2015 05:25:00 GMT makes a step-change in its transformation with the acquisition of Cytec has entered into a definitive merger agreement with U.S.-based Cytec to acquire 100% of its share capital for US$ 75.25 per share in cash.Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:55:22 GMT starts up new fluoroelastomers plant in Changshu, China has begun production at its new fluoroelastomers (FKM) plant in ChangshuTue, 28 Jul 2015 05:29:00 GMT hails the unprecedented feat by André Borschberg and Solar Impulse 2: flying 5 days and 5 nights on solar energy only from Nagoya to Hawaii, a Solar Impulse partner since day one, congratulates André Borschberg, Bertrand Piccard and their teams on this historic feat: crossing the Pacific Ocean without a single drop of fuel.Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:55:22 GMT launches production of highly dispersible silica for energy saving tires in Poland is hosting a ceremony to mark the production launch of Highly Dispersible Silica (HDS) at its new state-of-the-art plant in Wloclawek, Poland, to address strong and growing regional demand for energy saving tires.Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:27:57 GMT and INEOS create INOVYN, a leading chlorovinyls producer and INEOS announce the start-up of their Joint Venture INOVYN, a world-class competitive player in chlorovinyls, following European Commission approval.Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:14:22 GMT and Solvay sell SolviCore joint venture to Toray and Solvay today announced that they have sold their respective 50% stakes in joint venture SolviCore to Japanese chemical company Toray.Wed, 01 Jul 2015 06:29:22 GMT of the share dematerialization process: sale of Solvay’s non converted bearer shares on the market, 17 Jun 2015 05:27:00 GMT begins alkoxylation production at two new large-scale plants in Europe and Asia has started production at its two new large-scale and “on-pipe” alkoxylation facilities in Moerdijk, the Netherlands, and in Singapore.Thu, 11 Jun 2015 05:29:22 GMT accelerates transformation momentum and unleashes value is holding a Capital Markets Day to update investors and analysts on its strategy and performance. Solvay reaffirms the strategic direction and 2016 financial targets it set in 2013, and discusses its progress since.Wed, 10 Jun 2015 04:58:00 GMT and INEOS obtain European Commission clearance for creation of INOVYN joint venture and INEOS received final approval today from the European Commission to form their 50/50 chlorovinyls Joint Venture, to be known as INOVYN.Tue, 09 Jun 2015 08:03:03 GMT opens biotechnology laboratory in Brazil to boost innovation in sustainable chemistry from biomass today opened in Brazil its first fully dedicated Industrial Biotechnology Laboratory (IBL) to boost the development of innovations and solutions based on sustainable chemistry, used in a growing range of end-markets.Tue, 02 Jun 2015 14:05:00 GMT concludes a global profit-sharing agreement based on Group performance has signed an agreement with its global social dialogue body – the Solvay Global Forum – on the introduction of a profit-sharing plan based on Group performance.Mon, 01 Jun 2015 08:56:36 GMT launches Tegralite™ thermoplastic lightweighting solutions to improve time and cost efficiencies in aeronautics industry, 21 May 2015 08:00:00 GMT materials fuel breakthrough innovation of “Polimotor 2” all-plastic car engine, 18 May 2015 08:00:22 GMT of Solvay’s General Shareholders Meeting yesterday heldWed, 13 May 2015 13:00:22 GMT quarter 2015 - Financial report net salesWed, 06 May 2015 04:55:22 GMT completes divestment of refrigerant activities in Germany to Daikin, 05 May 2015 05:30:00 GMT launches silica plant construction in South Korea to meet energy saving tire demand today launched the construction of its Highly Dispersible SilicaMon, 27 Apr 2015 05:30:22 GMT's partner on climate action now! Clamadieu alongFri, 17 Apr 2015 17:14:22 GMT of a new Global Business Unit Special Chem sentence of your press releaseWed, 01 Apr 2015 14:30:22 GMT exhibits Solar Impulse 1 at the Paris Cité des sciences et de l’industrie from 31 March 2015 until 31 March 2017 the heart of the Paris Cité des sciences et de l’industrie, Solvay is exhibiting the prototype Solar Impulse 1, the solar plane which carried out a large number of missions, including a flight across America in 2013 without using a drop of fuel.Mon, 30 Mar 2015 07:30:22 GMT and INEOS reach agreement for divestment of remedy business to ICIG and INEOS have reached an agreement with International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) to acquire the assets being divested by INEOS.Thu, 19 Mar 2015 06:59:22 GMT and 3A Composites seal global specialty foams alliance to secure light-weighting in advanced transportation, 10 Mar 2015 06:29:22 GMT thrilled as Solar Impulse 2 takes to the skies from Abu Dhabi for its world tour is proud to stand side-by-side with Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) and its two pilots now that the solar airplane has taken off from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, to start its tour around the world without using a single fuel drop.Mon, 09 Mar 2015 08:30:22 GMT Quarter & Full year 2014 Financial Report quarter & full year 2014 Business ReviewThu, 26 Feb 2015 05:55:00 GMT builds U.S. specialty polymers PEEK production unit in major expansion drive, 24 Feb 2015 06:30:00 GMT to exit refrigerants with sale of Frankfurt businesses to Daikin, 30 Jan 2015 06:29:22 GMT NOTIFICATION - Prudential PLC. sentence of your press releaseWed, 14 Jan 2015 16:00:00 GMT completes acquisition of Ryton® PPS, expanding its specialty polymers offering has completed the acquisition of the Ryton® PPS (polyphenylene sulphide) business from U.S.-based Chevron Phillips Chemical Company for $220 million, enlarging its high-performance polymers offering and entering a solid growth market.Mon, 05 Jan 2015 14:00:00 GMT enters skin care market with acquisition of Dhaymers in Brazil announces today that it is acquiring Dhaymers, a Brazilian manufacturer of specialty esters, entering the skin care market and expanding its presence in industrial lubricants and mining industries in Latin America.Tue, 09 Dec 2014 06:30:03 GMT lifts resin production capacity in India by 25% to meet surging demand for KetaSpire® PEEK and AvaSpire® PAEK specialty polymers is increasing resin production capacity at its plant in Panoli, Gujarat state in India, by 25 percent to support strong demand for its innovative ultra-high performance polymers KetaSpire® and AvaSpire®.Wed, 03 Dec 2014 06:30:59 GMT completes sale of US-based Eco Services business unit to CCMP Capital has completed the divestment of its U.S.-based sulfuric acid virgin production and regeneration business Eco Services to affiliates of CCMP Capital Advisors LLC.Tue, 02 Dec 2014 06:30:22 GMT quarter and 9 months 2014 Financial Report Highlights - Sustained strong earnings momentumThu, 13 Nov 2014 06:27:00 GMT takes note of Brazilian competition authority’s rejection of Braskem acquisition of Solvay Indupa, 12 Nov 2014 19:00:53 GMT Chief Executive to lead European chemical industry group CEO Jean-Pierre Clamadieu was today elected President of Cefic, the European Chemical Industry Council.Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:49:44 GMT appoints An Nuyttens as President of Solvay Silica has appointed An Nuyttens as President of the Silica Global Business Unit, succeeding Tom Benner who left the Group.Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:00:23 GMT commits to reinforced ICCA Responsible Care Global Charter, 13 Oct 2014 15:46:10 GMT restates financial information and confirms 2014 outlook publishes quarterly unaudited restated financial information for the first six months ended on June 30, 2014 and for the full year 2013, taking into account the upcoming sale of its U.S-based Eco Services business.Thu, 09 Oct 2014 05:29:00 GMT excited with Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) around the world flight kicking off in Abu Dhabi is excited that the first world flight of the solar-powered airplane Solar Impulse 2 (Si2), which will carry Solvay’s cutting-edge products aboard, will begin in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, in March next year.Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:00:22 GMT inauguration marks start of one of the largest PVC production facilities in Russia RusVinyl polyvinyl chloride (PVC) production facility in Kstovo (Nizhny Novgorod Region), ranking among Russia’s largest petrochemical investment projects, was inaugurated today.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:00:22 GMT expands its specialty polymers offerings with Ryton® PPS acquisition, 04 Sep 2014 06:30:22 GMT notification - Prudential plc. sentence of your press releaseSat, 09 Aug 2014 06:31:44 GMT Quarter 2014 Business review sentence of your press releaseThu, 31 Jul 2014 05:27:54 GMT to sell its US-based Eco Services business unit to CCMP Capital has signedThu, 31 Jul 2014 05:20:22 GMT and INEOS to create INOVYN™, a leading chlorovinyls producer has signed a definitive agreement with INEOS to create a strong player in chlorovinyls, to be named INOVYN™.Thu, 26 Jun 2014 05:30:22 GMT completes European PVC compound business sale to OpenGate Capital has completed the divestment of its polyvinyl chloride (PVC) compound business Benvic Europe to U.S. investment company OpenGate Capital, enhancing the resilience of the Group’s portfolio.Wed, 04 Jun 2014 07:51:33 GMT opens Research & Innovation Center at Korea’s Ewha Womans University, forging science and industry ties, 03 Jun 2014 05:30:22 GMT of Solvay’s General Shareholder Meetings held yesterday its Ordinary and Extraordinary General Shareholder Meetings at its headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.Wed, 14 May 2014 12:00:22 GMT Commission clears proposed Solvay/INEOS joint venture and INEOS have today obtained European Commission clearance for their proposed 50/50 chlorvinyls Joint Venture.Thu, 08 May 2014 12:44:50 GMT Quarter 2014 Business review Quarter 2014 Business reviewTue, 06 May 2014 05:30:00 GMT and INVISTA renew their joint venture agreement for the long term production of polyamide intermediates and INVISTA have renewed their joint venture agreement to manufacture adiponitrileFri, 25 Apr 2014 05:30:22 GMT publishes its 2013 Sustainable Development Report has published its 2013 Sustainable Development Report*, showing a variety of concrete measures that the Group has put in place to become a model in sustainable chemistry, supporting its long term growth.Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:48:18 GMT agrees to sell its European PVC compound business to OpenGate Capital has signed an agreement to sell its polyvinyl chloride (PVC) compound business Benvic Europe to U.S. investment company OpenGate Capital, further improving the resilience of the Group’s portfolio.Thu, 10 Apr 2014 05:30:22 GMT ready to join Solar Impulse 2 on its trip around the world is proud to join founders and pilots Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg in the unveiling of Solar Impulse HB-SIB, the upgraded second version of the solar airplane that will begin its world tour in early 2015 without using a single fuel drop.Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:00:25 GMT applies new IFRS reporting standards in 2014 and restates 2013 financials accordingly, 07 Apr 2014 09:37:56 GMT continues to improve its capital structure with early redemption of high-yield notes for €800 mln equivalent announces today that its affiliate Rhodia SAThu, 03 Apr 2014 06:30:00 GMT has completed the acquisition of the specialty chemical assets of ERCA Química, Ltda. in Brazil has completed the acquisition of the specialty chemical assets of ERCA Química, Ltda. in BrazilThu, 03 Apr 2014 05:30:00 GMT acquires Plextronics to accelerate its OLED display development with a strong presence in Asia has completed the acquisition of U.S.-based Plextronics Inc. to bolster its Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLED) electronic display technology and launch a new development platform with a strong Asian foothold.Wed, 26 Mar 2014 06:30:00 GMT to align sodium percarbonate production with market developments, 20 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT phase of EU clearance process - Commission puts Solvay and INEOS remedy package up for market testing, 11 Mar 2014 15:00:22 GMT launches production of torrefied biomass, a new solution that contributes to energy transition has launched the production of torrefied biomass at an industrial scale in the United States, creating a new business that aims to provide an innovative and renewable energy solution.Tue, 11 Mar 2014 06:30:22 GMT and Ineos submit revised remedy package to European Commission clearance process, 28 Feb 2014 11:45:43 GMT year and 4th quarter 2013 Financial Report references to 2012 Income Statement data are restated forWed, 26 Feb 2014 06:30:22 GMT opens flagship Innovation Center in Singapore announces today the opening of a new Research & Innovation center in Singapore, which will be the Group’s core innovation ground for its Consumer Chemicals growth engine in the Asia-Pacific region.Tue, 11 Feb 2014 06:30:22 GMT to increase its natural soda ash production capacity in the US plans to increase its annual production capacity of natural soda ash at its Green River plant in Wyoming by 150,000 metric tons as of early next year, to meet growing demand of its U.S. export markets.Tue, 04 Feb 2014 06:30:22 GMT Juéry joins Solvay's Executive Committee announces the appointment of Pascal Juéry as member of its Executive Committee. Until then he was President of the Group's Essential Chemicals activity.Tue, 14 Jan 2014 09:00:22 GMT wins two rare earth mixed oxides patent court cases against HySci in China, 09 Jan 2014 10:51:58 GMT of Solvay’s majority stake in Solvay Indupa to Braskem is ongoing to what we have been reading in some media reports this week, Solvay confirms that the planned divestment of its 70.59% stake in Solvay Indupa to Brazil's leading chemical producer Braskem is well underway.Thu, 09 Jan 2014 08:38:07 GMT to sell its stake in Solvay Indupa to Braskem announces today it has signed a binding agreement with Braskem, Brazil’s leading PVC producer, to sell its 70.59% stake in Solvay Indupa.Tue, 17 Dec 2013 20:30:00 GMT provides additional 2012 and 2013 quarterly restated financial information today published quarterly unaudited restated financial information for the first nine months of 2013 and the full year 2012 taking into account European Chlorovinyls’ discontinued operations.Wed, 04 Dec 2013 07:30:22 GMT delivers on strategy to create value from sustainable chemistry, 27 Nov 2013 06:30:22 GMT to acquire ERCA industrial assets in Brazil to accelerate its growth in Latin America, 22 Nov 2013 15:00:22 GMT and Shanghai 3F join forces to boost specialty polymers production capacity in China and Shanghai 3F New Material Co.,Ltd. announce today that they have agreed to establish a production joint venture in Changshu (Jiangsu province, China) to serve the fast-growing Asian market with high performance fluorinated polymers.Thu, 14 Nov 2013 09:00:00 GMT Commission to continue evaluation of proposed chlorovinyls Joint Venture between Solvay and INEOS and INEOS take note of the European Commission’s decision to continue its evaluation of their proposed 50/50 Joint Venture in European chlorvinyls activities.Tue, 05 Nov 2013 17:08:43 GMT successfully launches 1.2 billion € perpetual hybrid bond issue announces today that it has successfully launched a hybrid bond issue worth 1.2 billion €, to further strengthen the Groups balance sheet.Mon, 04 Nov 2013 17:30:22 GMT completes acquisition of U.S.-based Chemlogics announces today the closing of the acquisition of privately-held Chemlogics, following clearance from the relevant anti-trust authorities.Thu, 31 Oct 2013 16:32:00 GMT quarter and 9 months 2013 Financial Report the filing of Chlorovinyls joint venture plan for EU clearance, Solvay is presenting the associated activities in discontinued operations as from Q3 2013. Accordingly all financials have been restated.Fri, 25 Oct 2013 05:29:00 GMT to acquire U.S.-based Chemlogics, extending its oil & gas chemical solutions business part of its ongoing transformation, Solvay announces today that it has signed an agreement to acquire privately-held Chemlogics for a total cash consideration of $1.345 billionMon, 07 Oct 2013 05:30:00 GMT and INEOS submit application to European Commission for clearance of proposed joint venture to the signing of a letter of intent to form a 50/50 Joint Venture, INEOS and Solvay have submitted their application for competition clearance to the European CommissionTue, 17 Sep 2013 14:26:50 GMT selected as member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index announces today that it has been listed as a member of the European Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI Europe).Mon, 16 Sep 2013 08:11:18 GMT and Sadara joint venture begins construction of world-scale hydrogen peroxide plant in Saudi Arabia, 02 Sep 2013 12:46:18 GMT quarter and first half year 2013 Financial Report, 31 Jul 2013 13:26:40 GMT announces Bernard de Laguiche’s decision to stand down as CFO and appoints Karim Hajjar as his successor, 31 Jul 2013 12:25:25 GMT 6,503 km flight without using a single drop of fuel: mission accomplished for solvay chemicals with solar impulse! Impulse completed its coast-to-coast flight across the USA when it touched down in New York last Saturday at 23:09 local time.Mon, 08 Jul 2013 11:59:22 GMT and INEOS join forces to create a world-class PVC producer of a letter of intent to create a 50-50 joint venture with combined sales of EUR 4.3 bnTue, 07 May 2013 05:30:00 GMT to build a new silica plant in Poland, 13 Feb 2013 06:30:00 GMT inaugurates highly dispersible silica capacity expansion in France, 08 Nov 2012 06:30:00 GMT's rare earth recycling technology receives ICIS Award for Best Innovation for Sustainability, 22 Oct 2012 05:30:00 GMT launches its rare earth recycling activity in France worth more than fifteen million euros to recycle rare earths from the 'urban mine'Thu, 27 Sep 2012 05:30:00 GMT Acetow and Accsys Sign Licence Agreement for Accoya® Wood Technology, 02 Jul 2012 18:37:13 GMT the new Solvay: a value creative transformation leading to EUR 3 billion REBITDA ambition in 2016Tue, 24 Apr 2012 05:30:00 GMT develops cost-effective small sized Hydrogen Peroxide units for on-site production at its customers' sites’s proprietary and innovative technology for HP production at the customers' sites in remote areas complements its HP production technologyThu, 05 Apr 2012 05:30:00 GMT has successfully commissioned the largest PEM fuel cell in the world at SolVin's Antwerp plant powered industrial demonstration 1 MW Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel CellMon, 06 Feb 2012 06:30:00 GMT of Solvay Energy Services, a business focused on energy and CO2 challenges, 23 Jan 2012 06:30:00 GMT Solvay group consolidates its leadership in energy efficiency and CO2 with the acquisition of ORBEO, 25 Nov 2011 06:30:00 GMT commissions the largest hydrogen peroxide plant in the world in Thailand world-class HP plant is serving mainly as dedicated raw material source for propylene oxide productionWed, 05 Oct 2011 05:30:00 GMT invests EUR 52 million in Russian integrated PVC producer RusVinyl announces today that the Board of Directors of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has approved an equity investment of EUR 52 million in SolVin Holding Nederland on the 21st of JulyTue, 27 Jul 2010 05:30:00 GMT and Arkema to untie vinyls production joint ventures in France and Spain announces today that SolVin and Arkema have decided to each buy back the minority cross-holdings in the vinyls production joint ventures that are operated by them.Fri, 25 Jun 2010 05:30:00 GMT Shareholders Meeting 2009 by the Chairmen - Discours des Présidents - Toespraken van de VoorzittersTue, 12 May 2009 05:30:00 GMT Shareholders Meeting 2008 by the Chairmen - Toespraken van de Voorzitters - Discours des PrésidentsTue, 13 May 2008 05:30:00 GMT