Amid a backlash against foreign investors, some executives are banned from leaving the country
The Camry, last overhauled for the 2011 model year, just got another face-lift
Laws require companies to pay state taxes on sheltered profits
Financial filings reveal the pay package Henrique de Castro received upon exit from the company.
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Alessandro Borgognone wooed Japanese chef Daisuke Nakazawa to open the four-star New York eatery
Administrators quashed their food delivery service. Now they're focusing on other colleges
Prices are low, but there’s plenty of red tape
Budget balance: -2.3%
Current account: -14.5%
Sovereign credit rating: BBB-/Negative
Stock market: -72.0%
One of the newest members of the European Union, Romania has seen rapid economic growth in recent years and faces risk from overheating. The country's budget deficit, at 2.3% of GDP, isn’t too bad, but its gaping 14.5% current account deficit puts it at risk from currency fluctuations and tightening credit. A shocking 72% decline so far this year for the Bucharest Stock Exchange—one of the worse performances in the world—only adds to the sense that Romania is headed for tough times.