Topic: Chrysler LLC
The Monitor's language columnist looks at tout, a useful word with an unsavory background.
08/13/2010 04:45 pm
Obama, at a Ford plant in Chicago on Thursday, said the automaker's plan to increase auto exports fits with his aim of doubling sales of American products abroad over the next five years. The plant will produce a more fuel-efficient 2011 Explorer for foreign buyers.
08/05/2010 08:32 pm
Toyota reported a quarterly profit of $2.2 billion. Toyota, which makes the Camry sedan and Prius hybrid, raised its full year earnings forecast Wednesday, and said it now expects to sell 7.38 million vehicles worldwide for the year through March 2011.
08/04/2010 09:47 am
Economists say sluggish growth and sagging consumer confidence aren't signs of another recession but indicate that the nation's financial recovery will be slow going.
07/30/2010 08:48 pm
Obama visited Michigan Friday, responding to critics who say the government shouldn't have spent taxpayer money to rescue the Detroit auto industry.
07/30/2010 06:16 pm
Barack Obama will stop at three auto plants over the next several days, visiting General Motors and Chrysler factories in Michigan on Friday and a Ford facility in Chicago next Wednesday.
07/30/2010 10:51 am
Ford Motor Co. has posted a net income of $2.6 billion in the second quarter, its fifth straight quarterly profit.
07/23/2010 08:54 pm
Some critics cite government 'takeover' of business and 'giveaways' to the poor as signs that President Obama is a socialist. Members of the Socialist Party are among those who disagree.
07/01/2010 03:49 pm
Liu Pifeng, the wealthy founder of a law firm, spends part of his time defending the rights of China's poorest: migrant workers. His ultimate goal is to fix China's faulty legal system.
06/28/2010 10:52 am
Many economists say deficit spending is crucial to keeping the economy moving. But history tells a different story.
06/23/2010 11:30 am