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Chinese stock index jumps 5.3 percent as Asian stocks rise

...Thursday, its biggest gain in eight weeks, as markets across Asia rose following Wall Street's rebound, giving investors some...one-day gain since a 5.5 percent rise on June 30.Elsewhere in Asia, Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 2.9 percent to 21,697.31...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/chinese-stock-index-jumps-
Night at the Movies

...U.S. businessman (Owen Wilson) and his family find themselves in the middle of a violent political uprising in southeast Asia. Evans, Exchange, AikenWAR ROOM (PG): A Christian family under worldly pressures is shown how to make a "war room" as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-08-27/night-movies
US stock surge snaps 6-day losing streak on Wall Street

...international markets, major indexes in Germany, France and Britain fell anywhere from 1.3 to 1.7 percent. Markets in Asia were mixed. Japan's Nikkei 225 stock index rose 3.2 percent. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index fell 0.5 percent.The price...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/us-stocks-surge-snapping-6
Global markets languish

...in China, the world's second-largest economy and the driver of much of global growth over the past decade.So, many in Asia went to bed on Tuesday smiling over China's decision to slash its key interest rate, only to awaken to yet another decline...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/global-markets-languish
US markets recovering from Monday losses

...on top of Monday's 8.5 percent loss.Tokyo's Nikkei 225 also closed lower, sliding 4 percent. But other markets in Asia posted modest recoveries. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index rose 0.7 percent, while Sydney's S&P ASX 200 gained 2.7 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-25/us-markets-recovering-mond
Tiger Woods | The Masters

...serenaded Tiger Woods? victory march up the Blue Monster. Show Wide Photo: ... Chinese teen earns Masters berth with win in Asia-Pacific Amateur Posted: 11/05/12 The youngest competitor in Masters Tournament history is still in middle school...

http://www.augusta.com/masters/players/bios/Tiger_Woods.shtml
Global market plunge intensifies on fears over China

...little to stabilize markets.The bloodletting spread across Asia earlier, where Japan's Nikkei fell 4.6 percent, its worst...their economy to a 7 percent growth path," said Rajiv Biswas, Asia-Pacific chief economist for IHS.In currency trading, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-24/global-market-plunge-inten
US stocks take scary ride Monday

...percent, while the CAC-40 in France slid 5.4 percent. The FTSE 100 index of leading British shares dropped 4.7 percent.In Asia, Japan's Nikkei fell 4.6 percent, its worst one-day drop since in over 2 1/2 years. Hong Kong's Hang Seng index...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-24/us-stocks-take-scary-ride-
Dow Jones drops more than 530 points

...to its biggest drop in nearly four years.The rout started in Asia and quickly spread to Europe, battering major markets in Germany...In Britain, the FTSE 100 index dropped 2.8 percent.In Asia, the Shanghai Composite index suffered another steep drop of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-21/dow-jones-drops-more-530-p
Japan trade deficit widens as export growth slows

...demand now, electronics exports from Asia have not been able to record gains seen...helping to offset China-related weakness in Asia.In July, Japan's exports to China...diversify their risks by expanding in Southeast Asia, but that strategy has its limits, given...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-19/japan-trade-deficit-widens