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Falling oil prices will mean lower airfare

...Geneva-based IATA said margins are forecast at only 3.2 percent, just up from 3.1 percent in 2010.Tony Tyler, the director-general and CEO of IATA, said that even with the fall in fuel prices, the average profit would still amount to little...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-10/falling-oil-prices-will-me
Diplomats make trade deal to cut red tape, poverty

...integration and lift millions out of poverty," said European Union Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom.WTO Director-General Roberto Azevedo said the deal is now operational but will come into force once two-thirds of the members have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-27/diplomats-make-trade-deal-
IOC head Thomas Bach seeks support on reform program

...opportunity to change, others will do it for us. If we miss the opportunity, then the window will be closed."IOC director general Christophe De Kepper said the IOC wanted to "welcome diversity in bids but also to shape the bidding process as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-11-07/ioc-head-thomas-bach-see
Nobel winner, nuclear expert to sign books

...Energy Agency to keep nuclear materials from terrorists' hands. The prize was jointly awarded to the IAEA and its director-general, Mohamed El Baradei.Hanks' nuclear career has inspired two of his three novels ? Black Waters and Power and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-04/nobel-winner-nuclear-expert-s
Author to release mystery novellas

...Hanks, from Morven, Ga., was among the recipients of the 2005 Nobel Peace Prize presented to the IAEA and its director general, Mohamed El Baradei. The award was made for efforts in preventing nuclear energy from being used for military purposes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-08-21/author-release-mystery-n
Sydney gets good grades from IOC

...inspect venues for the Sydney Olympics, and his director general plans to meet with civil liberties campaigners. Francois Carrard, director general of the International Olympic Committee, will hold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/15/oth_282941.shtml
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Stray dogs in Sochi are ordered to be exterminated

...animals so they don't bother Sochi's new visitors ? or even wander into an Olympic event.Alexei Sorokin, director general of pest control firm Basya Services, said his company had a contract to exterminate the animals throughout the Olympics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-03/stray-dogs-sochi-are-ord
Kansas City memorial puts focus on century-old war

...private donations, admission fees and the city, has garnered considerable praise, including from Diane Lees, director general of the Imperial War Museums in England. Lees said the World War I Museum, which she visited in January, "punches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-07/kansas-city-memorial-puts-focus-cen
South Carolina seeks MOX ruling

...doesn't have ? or mixing it with other waste to make it unusable. Moniz said he raised that possibility with the director general of Russia's state atomic energy corporation."I must say he was open to that consultation," Moniz said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-16/south-carolina-seeks-mox-ruli
Report: Armstrong might admit he doped

...attorney Tim Herman denied that Armstrong has reached out to USADA chief executive Travis Tygart and David Howman, director general of the World Anti-Doping Agency.Herman told The Associated Press he had no knowledge of Armstrong considering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-01-04/report-armstrong-mig