UAW, Detroit Car Companies to Require Masks Regardless of Vaccination Status 

GM, Ford and jeep-maker Stellantis reinstate an across-the-board mask mandate at all factories, offices, warehouses and other facilities.

Activision Replaces Blizzard Head as It Grapples With Gender-Bias Lawsuit 

A California agency accused executive J. Allen Brack and others at the company of failing to respond to employee complaints of harassment, discrimination and retaliation.

Facebook Acquisition Review Shows EU's New Antitrust Power 

The company has hit a new obstacle in Europe for its planned takeover of a New York-based startup, showing how antitrust muscle-flexing is increasingly affecting deals an ocean away.

Alibaba Posts Quarterly Profit Lifted by E-Commerce and Cloud Computing 

The tech giant's profit attributable to shareholders was about $6.99 billion on about $31.9 billion in revenue.

Marriott Posts Quarterly Gains, Sees Business Travel Picking Up in the Fall 

The hotel chain expects demand for business and group stays to rise in the fall as it anticipates more workers returning to offices on a hybrid basis.

Deutsche Bank Set to Resume Sponsoring Hong Kong IPOs 

Two hires give the bank the personnel required to sponsor initial public offerings in the city, after a setback with the departure of two staffers.

Westlake Chemical to Buy Dimex From Grey Mountain Partners 

Dimex make products such as landscape edging and industrial, home and office matting from waste plastic.

Tyson Foods to Require Vaccines for All U.S. Workers 

The meat giant, which would offer a $200 bonus to its front-line workers as an incentive, is aiming for total vaccination of its employees by Nov. 1. The company's target is partly subject to discussions with labor unions.

PepsiCo to Sell Tropicana, Naked Juice Brands 

The snacks-and-beverage company plans to sell Tropicana and other juice brands to private-equity firm PAI Partners in a deal valued at roughly $4.5 billion.

KKR Earnings Surge as Firm Rakes In Record Cash From Investors 

The value of the flagship private-equity portfolio gained 13% during the quarter, topping gains in the S&P 500.


(END) Dow Jones Newswires

August 03, 2021 11:15 ET (15:15 GMT)

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