Marriott Names Tony Capuano as New CEO 

The 25-year veteran takes over the top spot after former Chief Executive and President Arne Sorenson died last week and as the hotel sector is still reeling from the effects of the pandemic.

Home Depot Posts Strong Sales Growth 

Quarterly revenue rose 25% from the comparable year-earlier quarter, but the company's finance chief said that the trend could flatten this year.

To Make More Covid-19 Vaccines, Rival Drugmakers Team Up 

Sanofi and Novartis are among the big pharmaceutical companies that have agreed to help make a competitor's shots.

Hot Housing Market Fuels Battle for CoreLogic 

CoreLogic, once a sleepy data firm, is the focus of a takeover battle as the hot housing market drives up the value of home- and mortgage-data services.

Twitter's High Hopes for India Waver Under Government's Heavy Hand 

Twitter's relationship with the Indian government is getting rockier as New Delhi increases its requests to block users.

Facebook Reverses Australia News Ban 

The company reached a deal with the Australian government to restore news pages to its platform. The agreement includes changes to legislation requiring more negotiations before arbitration kicks in.

Boeing 777 Engines Made by Pratt & Whitney Already Faced New Scrutiny 

U.S. air-safety regulators were considering whether to mandate increased inspections of certain Pratt & Whitney engines before one powering a United Airlines flight broke apart over a town near Denver, the FAA said.

Spotify Needs to Sing Every Tune 

The music-streaming giant Spotify's new ventures in podcasting, advertising and artist promotion have a high bar, as valuation has surged.

Lucid Motors Set to Go Public in SPAC Deal 

The deal between Lucid, Churchill and other investors values the electric-car company at $24 billion.

HSBC Sharpens Focus on Asia, Retreats From U.S. 

HSBC Holdings, a global bank ensnared by tensions between China and the West, is doubling down on Asia, shifting capital, jobs and investment to the region as it pulls back from the U.S. and Europe.


(END) Dow Jones Newswires

February 23, 2021 09:15 ET (14:15 GMT)

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