Works council threatens to scupper Bayer merger

Williams, Dede; Gibson, Jane
March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/12/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 57, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports that the works council at Bayer Schering Pharma has threatened to end the integration of the two formerly independent companies, Bayer and Schering, in protest of over 6,100 planned job cuts. The council is demanding a staff meeting before March 13, 2007. Berlin, Germany Mayor Klaus Wowereit appealed to Bayer to trim jobs in a socially responsible manner.


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