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Dine & Dish: Panda Express cooks Chinese for the calorie-conscious

...Panda offers taste samples of the entrees, and it has a wide range of them, from honey walnut shrimp and sweetfire chicken to Beijing beef and kung pao chicken. But I zeroed in on the 250-calorie or less options ? which make up about half of their entrees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-27/dine-dish-panda-expre
The Artside: Sloat exhibit mirrors color and light

...historical economic and cultural exchanges between the South and the rest of the world, with projected scenes of contemporary Beijing. The centerpiece is a pendant light with projector and mirrors and lenses, wrapped in multicolored honeycomb plates, resulting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-20/artside-sloat-exhibit
International Monetary Fund cuts growth forecasts, citing sluggish EU, Japan

...continue, despite the appreciation of the dollar," Olivier Blanchard, the IMF's director of research, told reporters in Beijing in a briefing broadcast online.The advanced economies are forecast to expand by 2.4 percent in 2015, a smidgen higher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-20/imf-cuts-growth-forecasts-
Stephon Marbury's second act is success in China

BEIJING - After a roller-coaster NBA career...all-star is thriving on the court with the Beijing Ducks while becoming one with his adopted...plush apartment building in the heart of Beijing. "I think they respect me enough to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-12-25/stephon-marburys-second-act-s
China fines Audi $40.5 million, Chrysler $5.2 million in auto industry anti-monopoly probe

BEIJING - China on Thursday announced it will fine...S. Chamber of Commerce said this week Beijing might be violating its free-trade commitments...foreign competition. But at the same time Beijing is trying to create "national champions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-11/china-fines-audi-405-milli
Overtime

TennisStars capture titles in ChinaIn Beijing, top-ranked Novak Djokovic won his fifth China Open title in what he called the most dominant final of his career, routing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-10-05/overtime
LPGA rookie captures her second tour title

BEIJING - Mirim Lee won the second title of her rookie LPGA Tour season, shooting 5-under-par 69 in the final round Sunday to capture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-10-05/lpga-rookie-captures-her-sec
IOC wants sliding events out of South Korea, official says

...out of the bidding for the 2022 Winter Games, leaving only Beijing and Almaty, Kazakhstan, in the race.The reform recommendations...Equestrian events were held in Hong Kong during the 2008 Beijing Games.Bach said Saturday that South Korean and Japanese Olympic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-06/ioc-wants-sliding-events
Falling oil prices affect global economy

...economies like Greece to reduce debt.The Chinese government adjusts retail prices in line with the global market. As a result, Beijing has cut prices repeatedly this year.On Friday, the highest grade gasoline cost $4.54 a gallon in the capital, down from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-28/falling-oil-prices-affect-
IOC head Thomas Bach seeks support on reform program

...cities to come forward for the 2022 Winter Olympics. Several cities dropped out of the bidding process for 2022, leaving only Beijing and Almaty, Kazakhstan in the running.Any changes in the bid process would go into effect for the 2024 Summer Games. Potential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-11-07/ioc-head-thomas-bach-see