Merck determined to acquire versum

The merck group, based in darmstadt, germany, is determined to complete its planned billion-euro acquisition of the u.S. Semiconductor supplier versum. At the presentation of the 2018 financial statements, ceo stefan oschmann expressed confidence that merck would prevail against an offer from the american specialty chemicals group entegris. "Our offer of 48 dollars per versum share is...


Fans of small cars meet in bad staffelstein

When wolfgang kroger talks about small cars, you can tell how much he enjoys his hobby. His collection has long outgrown the small garage in the auwaldsiedlung, where he has stored his rare vintage cars from the 1950s. Since its 18. The 50-year-old has been collecting small cars since he was 50 years old — the goggomobil, messerschmitt cabin scooter, fuldamobil and isetta are the...


The forests in the erlangen-hochstadt district are fire-prone

When forester gerhard hofmann walks through the forest near frimmersdorf, it cracks under his shoes. Dry earth dusts the air, leaves rustle. It has been far too dry for far too long now. The devastating forest fires in greece and sweden haunt the minds of forest and garden owners. The fear of it is coarse. Hofmann did not want to spread panic yet. The pine forests are often problematic...