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Japan Times
BUSINESS / Companies
Aug 21, 2020
Nippon Paint joins Singapore-based Wuthelam for ¥1.29 trillion
The two companies, which have been partners for over five decades, decided to unify their Asian businesses to create a dominant paint company in the region.
Japan Times
BUSINESS / Companies
Apr 17, 2019
Nippon Paint to acquire DuluxGroup for ¥300 billion
Nippon Paint Holdings Co. will acquire major Australian peer DuluxGroup Ltd. for ¥300.5 billion ($2.7 billion) to strengthen its foothold in the overseas market, the two companies said Wednesday.
BUSINESS / Companies
Mar 28, 2018
Nippon Paint shareholders approve handing board majority to Wuthelam
Nippon Paint Holdings Co.'s shareholders voted on Wednesday to hand over of a majority of the company's board to Singapore's Wuthelam Group.
BUSINESS / Companies
Mar 2, 2018
Nippon Paint, Japan's largest coatings maker, to give Singapore's Wuthelam board majority
Nippon Paint Holdings Co. said Thursday it has decided to give top shareholder Wuthelam Group, of Singapore, a majority on its board, effectively handing over control of Japan's largest coatings maker.
Japan Times
BUSINESS / Companies
Dec 1, 2017
Nippon Paint's U.S. hopes dashed after deal with Buffett-backed Axalta falls through
Nippon Paint shares rise after the Japanese company gives up on buying Axalta Coating, dashing its hopes of entering the U.S. auto market.
BUSINESS / Companies
Nov 22, 2017
Nippon Paint derails Akzo bid for Axalta in surprise counter-offer
Nippon Paint Holdings Co. made a surprise counter-bid for former DuPont unit Axalta Coating Systems Ltd., derailing amicable merger talks between the U.S. company and paint maker Akzo Nobel NV as the Japanese firm attempts its biggest acquisition.
Japan Times
Oct 18, 2016
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