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Augusta health care company sells home care business

...45 home health locations in seven states, including Martinez and Aiken. The acquisition gives Encompass access to new markets in Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee."By combining the CareSouth and Encompass teams...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-01/augusta-health-care-compan
Vacationers make Scotland, France

...we import some of that.)Suzi and Rick Fouche wanted to make sure we got a card from Virginia, where they saw the New Market Battle field.The Oligs, who traveled all over the West this summer, sent a neat card that shows a giant bear trying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2015-08-17/vacationers-make-scotlan
Insurer Anthem hikes 2015 forecast, 2Q earnings climb

...in monitoring patient health and helping customers find care. The acquisitions also are a way to quickly push into new markets and in some cases gain negotiating leverage over care providers, who also have been growing bigger in recent years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-29/insurer-anthem-hikes-2015-
Working a 9-to-5 job is losing its appeal

...Stephen Wunker left a consulting firm in 2009 to spend more time with his kids. Wunker and his partners started New Markets Advisors and are hired by companies to come up with business plans or create a growth strategy. He still works 40 to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-05/working-9-5-job-losing-its
Brazil's top soccer players flocking to China

...Ferreira said."Some European countries are not being able to sign as many players as before, and China has emerged as a new market, investing in football and taking away the best players and coaches to try to improve their game," Brazil coach Dunga...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-10/brazils-top-soccer-p
Deal vetoes 11 bills

...ceremony in his home of Columbia County.Among those passed by the House getting rejected was House Bill 439, the Georgia New Markets Jobs Act, which would have granted insurance companies a credit on their premium taxes if they invested in qualified...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-12/deal-vetoes-11-bills
Tesla plugs into new market with home battery system

Tesla's billionaire CEO vows to jolt electricity market with expansion into home batteries.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-01/tesla-plugs-new-market-hom
Gov. Deal appoints Augustan to board

...The Department of Economic Development plans, manages and mobilizes state resources to attract new business investment to Georgia, drive the expansion of existing industry and small business, locate new markets for Georgia products.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/gov-deal-appoints-augustan
Aetna 4Q profit drops but meets forecasts, guidance climbs

...exchanges. It participated in 17 individual insurance exchanges in 2014, making it one of the largest players in that new market.Shares of Aetna rose nearly 30 percent last year, hitting several all-time high prices, as did the stock of rivals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-03/aetna-4q-profit-drops-meet
Slive to retire as SEC commissioner in July

...guided the conference through expansion, bringing on Texas A&M and Missouri to expand the league's footprint into new markets. And he pushed for a four-team playoff in major college football years before it was finally adopted.In 2011...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/slive-retire-sec-commissione