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.
Wal-Mart's new money transfers shows how the retailer can use its reach to push down costs
Skipping Rocks Lab develops a green alternative to all that plastic
Alessandro Borgognone wooed Japanese chef Daisuke Nakazawa to open the four-star New York eatery
He's trying to "improve his résumé," says his lawyer
Prices are low, but there’s plenty of red tape
For all the hype, there are many unanswered questions about the viability of electric cars, given the current limitations of battery technology. In the near term, motorbikes like the Honda EV Cub might be more practical. Taking design cues from the Honda Cub, the best-selling motorcycle in history, the electric version features a two-wheel drive system (a motor for each wheel) that improves handling on difficult surfaces. It could hit dealerships by the end of 2010.