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JB Whites Building condos about half sold

...project viable: finish all 51 units, obtain secured parking and offer good financing, which is provided now by two local banks."... I would have hoped that we would have sold all of them the day we opened, but realistically, we're doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-20/jb-whites-b
Georgia races

...2012CAMPAIGN PRIORITIES: Repeal the Affordable Care Act; eliminate unnecessary regulations burdening farmers; and allow local banks and small businesses to say what practices are best for them through a system of peer reviews. NAME: John Barrow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-02/georgia-races
Allen wins 12th District for Republicans

...repeal the Affordable Care Act, eliminate unnecessary environmental and safety regulations burdening farmers; and allow local banks and small businesses to say what practices are best for them through a system of peer reviews.Barrow did the same...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-11-05/allen-wins-12th-district-republ
Rants & Raves

...now will not be available to them. Please act responsibly because we can't afford any more handouts. ONE OF OUR local banks is doing a lot of advertising regarding their offer of $25,000 to support local charities. I wish they would cut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-25/rants-raves
Local banks report growth

Metro Augusta's two largest local banks reported substantial growth in net income during the three months ending Sept. 30. Augusta-based Georgia Bank Financial Corp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/28/bus_275348.shtml
Business
Republican Rick Allen targets overregulation in congressional campaign

...commonly known as "Obamacare;" eliminate unnecessary environmental and safety regulations burdening farmers; and allow local banks and small businesses to say what practices are best for them through a system of peer reviews."We have to stop what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-23/republican-ric
Banks get ready for Y2K

Local banks do not fear the Y2K problem -- they fear customer reaction to the Y2K...advice of doomsayers and liquidate their assets -- this despite reports local banks should have their "millennium bug" problems licked by mid-1999...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/10/bus_249740.shtml
Business
Report: Some Singapore banks refusing to issue credit cards to expatriates

SINGAPORE -- Local banks in Singapore have mostly stopped issuing credit cards to expatriates...a newspaper reported Monday. Two of Singapore's largest four local banks now reject all applications by foreigners outright, said The Straits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/27/bus_242968.shtml
Business
Pause button pushed on new bank standards

...There's an update for the Basel III rules that have small, local banks concerned.The new international standards won't go...thousands of comments against the standards.Most of our local banks expressed displeasure in having to suffer the consequences...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2012-11-22/pause-butto
First Bank in Augusta part of Atlanta Bank merger deal

ATLANTA -- One of Augusta's largest local banks announced this morning it has agreed to be acquired by a bigger, Atlanta bank.The holding company of First Bank of Georgia is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-24/first-bank-merger-deal