Praxair, Linde close in on deal

|About: Linde AG ADR (LNEGY)|By:, SA News Editor

According to various media reports, an agreement on their $65B merger could be announced as early as Wednesday.

Initial discussions collapsed in September due to disputes over personnel, headquarters and other details, but Linde (OTCPK:LNEGY) is said to have revived talks after Praxair (NYSE:PX) provided new assurances over jobs and corporate governance.