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In a slow-growth world, technology stocks are trending again

...economy was slowing more markedly than investors thought.Apple's stock dropped 5.2 percent on Tuesday after the Chinese government devalued its currency, the yuan. Most analysts saw the move as an attempt to prop up growth.The iPhone maker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-14/slow-growth-world-technolo
China's move to devalue its currency intensifies fears about world's 2nd-largest economy

...games with its currency," said Sen. Chuck Schumer, a New York Democrat. "Rather than changing their ways, the Chinese government seems to be doubling down."The Treasury Department's response was more measured."While it is too early to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-11/chinas-move-devalue-its-cu
No one is above the law

...Walker wryly noted in the recent Republican debate, "It's sad to think right now, but probably the Russian and Chinese government know more about Hillary Clinton's e-mail server than do the members of the United States Congress."It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-16/no-one-above-law
Union thinks data breach on federal workers much worse

...floor Thursday that the December hack was carried out by "the Chinese" without specifying whether he meant the Chinese government or individuals. Reid is one of eight lawmakers briefed on the most secret intelligence information. U.S. officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-11/union-thinks-data-breach-fed
Axis of hegemony

...She was a successful entrepreneur and businesswoman before speaking out against the human rights abuses of the Chinese government, which resulted in her arrest and imprisonment for nearly six years ? two of which were in solitary confinement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-26/axis-hegemony
Auto Shanghai 2015 introduces new Ford Taurus as American automakers appeal to Chinese need for big back seats

...technology following its 2010 acquisition of the Swedish company.The show has banned female models as part of the Chinese government's effort to crack down on prostitution, online pornography and what it considers racy or improper programming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-04-23/auto-shanghai-2015-introduces
Mobile growth spurs on Alibaba's revenue surge

...there had been growing concern that Alibaba's surging growth could slow. Some concern began in January, when a Chinese government agency accused Alibaba of lax oversight and allowing vendors to sell counterfeit goods on Taobao. But the dispute...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-07/mobile-growth-spurs-alibab
Macau ranks No. 1 in economic performance among world cities

...No. 70. Companies have begun to move inland as the cost of labor and land rises on the Chinese coast. And the Chinese government has invested heavily on infrastructure in the interior.COMMODITIES BOOMThe 18 cities worldwide that specialized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/macau-ranks-no-1-economic-
Falling oil prices affect global economy

...headaches: low inflation. Weak inflation makes it harder for troubled 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-28/falling-oil-prices-affect-
Chinese stocks grow amid economic slowdown

...IMF says the pace will fall to 7.1 percent. The Chinese government is in the midst of attempting to reshape the economy...Economists credit "mini-stimulus" efforts by the Chinese government, which helped economic growth strengthen in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-22/chinese-stocks-grow-amid-e