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Chinese stock index jumps 5.3 percent as Asian stocks rise

...200 advanced 1.2 percent to 5,233.30 and Seoul's Kospi gained 0.7 percent to 1,908.00. Markets in Singapore, Bangkok, New Zealand and Jakarta also rose.European markets also advanced in early trading. France's CAC-40 added 2.1 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/chinese-stock-index-jumps-
You Remembered: Residents recall Wrightsboro Road drive-ins

...at the beginning of the Arab oil embargo and we haven't seen that price again. I was on my way then from Fort Gordon to Bangkok, Thailand, and thought I'd never return to Augusta. But I came back three years later and I'm still here.You're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-23/you-remembered-residents-rec
Bangkok on a budget

BANGKOK, Thailand --- From 15-cent train rides...easy to spend hundreds of dollars a day in Bangkok, home to some of the most luxurious hotels...attracting more upmarket visitors. In Bangkok's prime residential area of Sukhumvit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/03/liv_467962.shtml
Life & style
Experts gather for emergency bird flu meeting in Bangkok

BANGKOK, Thailand -- Two sisters in Vietnam became...least 10 people in as many countries. Bangkok - the site of the meeting - was itself...Wednesday's three-hour conference in Bangkok was expected to draw representatives from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/29/liv_402678.shtml
Life & style
IOC head Thomas Bach seeks support on reform program

BANGKOK - Declaring "the time for change is now," IOC President Thomas Bach urged the world's national Olympic committees on Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-11-07/ioc-head-thomas-bach-see
Another big catch for Thai company in $1.5B bid for Bumble Bee

BANGKOK - A Thai food company may be landing another whopper in the U.S. with its $1.5 billion bid for Bumble Bee Seafoods.Thai...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-19/another-big-catch-thai-com
Opportunity in Bangkok

...Bush will meet one-on-one with a number of Asian leaders next week at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Bangkok. It is his opportunity to tell them, particularly Thailand's prime minister, that the civilized world shares democratic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/17/edi_397431.shtml
Editorials
Tech Tips: Using a phone abroad without huge fees

BANGKOK - If you have a trip outside the United States coming up, one thing you'll likely want to bring is your cellphone. You might...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-12-19/tech-tips-using-phone-abroad-withou
Tuk Tuk factory aims to make inroads in US

DENVER - They're ubiquitous in Asia, swarming the bustling streets of Bangkok, New Delhi and Beijing.Now, a company that manufactures tuk-tuks ? the three-wheeled motorized rickshaws that have moved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-25/tuk-tuk-factory-aims-make-
Report: Bird flu detected in cat

BANGKOK, Thailand -- Thailand ordered an investigation...stocks. A clouded leopard in a zoo near Bangkok last month became the first non-human...Animal Hospital of Kasetsart University in Bangkok, the Krungthep Thurakij daily newspaper...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/20/liv_405231.shtml
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