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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
International Olympic Committee overwhelmingly approves wide-ranging reform package

...Tokyo organizers to request that baseball and softball be included in the 2020 Games. Both sports, dropped after the 2008 Beijing Games, are highly popular in Japan.Other sports like squash and karate are also hopeful of joining the program. In addition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-12-08/international-olympic-co
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
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
US, China vow to improve cooperation despite disputes

BEIJING - The United States and China vowed Wednesday...cyberhacking dispute between Washington and Beijing that has simmered since the U.S. indicted...the disputes has gained no ground with Beijing.From Washington, President Obama released...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-09/us-china-vow-improve-coope
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
McDonald's, KFC stop buying from Chinese supplier after report expired beef, chicken sold

BEIJING - McDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported a supplier sold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/mcdonalds-kfc-stop-buying-
Oslo becomes latest city to drop bid for 2022 Winter Olympics

...were too costly.Oslo's exit leaves Beijing and Almaty, Kazakhstan, as the only...bid files must be submitted by Jan. 7.Beijing, which staged the 2008 Olympics, is...in the bidding, along with Almaty and Beijing. An IOC working group report gave Oslo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-10-01/oslo-becomes-latest-city