News from Hungary

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Bayer Hungária Ltd. announces a one-month long garbage collection campaign

(August 18, 2021)

September 18 will be World Cleanup Day. This is a time when the whole world is focusing on eco-friendly initiatives to promote a green lifestyle and raise people’s awareness. In connection with this worldwide trend in the Central Eastern European region, Bayer Hungária Ltd. draws the attention of its employees to the importance of environmental protection with a one-month long regional garbage collection campaign. The action can not only reduce the company’s ecological footprint, but also increases employee awareness. Furthermore, the environmentally conscious education of employees plays a major role in this attitude-forming program. The company’s goal is not only to make the Earth a cleaner place, but to be part of the solution that saves it for future generations.


The sale of Bayer Animal Health's business to Elanco has been completed

(August 3, 2020)

The transaction, in which Bayer sold its Animal Health business to Elanco Animal Health Incorporated in the United States, was completed. The two companies signed an agreement to that effect last August. The transaction could be completed after the fulfilment of the conditional requirements, thus obtaining the official approvals.

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Bayer Hungaria Kft. provides health protection equipment to eleven institutions in the value of twenty million HUF

(June 10, 2020)

The coronavirus pandemic has drawn attention to its longer-term nature, a solution must also be found for health and social institutions to defend themselves against the dangers posed by viruses. Bayer Hungaria Kft. with the Hungarian Interchurch Aid organization intends to support social and hospital institutions for the care of those at risk. By donating to 11 locations in the country the Clinical Oncology Department of the Teaching Hospital Mor Kaposi from Somogy County is also benefited.

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Employees of Bayer Hungaria Kft. collected Christmas donations for organizations helping those in need and patients

(December 19, 2018)

Krisztina Karpat, the managing director of Bayer Hungaria Kft., handed over seventy gift boxes to Tibor Hari, the Director of the Hungarian Baptist Aid at the ‘Shoe Box Castle’ in Deak Square on 12 December. The gift boxes were assembled, packaged and labelled by the employees of Bayer Hungaria Kft. for children in need. In addition to the Baptists, the company also supported the Day Care Institute for Disabled in Szeged and the ‘Miracle Lamp’ Foundation.

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Bayer aims to consolidate key life sciences businesses and significantly improve productivity and profitability

(December 4, 2018)

The Bayer Group is preparing to consolidate its key life sciences businesses through a series of portfolio efficiency and structural measures aimed at increasing productivity and innovation while significantly improving competitiveness. At its meeting on 29 November, the Supervisory Board of Bayer AG discussed the plans developed by the Board of Directors and unanimously supported them. Through these measures, the company will pave the way for sustainable business success in attractive, long-term growth markets.

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