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Macau ranks No. 1 in economic performance among world cities

...improvement. Three U.S. cities - Austin and Houston, Texas, and Raleigh, North Carolina - cracked the top 50. In the United Kingdom, London came in No. 26, Manchester No. 60.The United States and Britain have begun to pick up economic momentum...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/macau-ranks-no-1-economic-
European Union cuts economic growth forecast amid global tensions

...and 1.7 percent next year.The outlook is better for the broader 28-nation European Union, which includes the United Kingdom, but still was downgraded.The EU economy is expected to expand 1.3 percent this year and 1.5 percent next year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-04/european-union-cuts-econom
Rants & Raves

...even a wet paper towel. You wouldn't want to eat out of it dirty! I AM AN 83-YEAR-OLD white woman from the United Kingdom and have watched and enjoyed Bill Cosby for over 40 years. Now, because of an unproven allegation of wrongdoing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-09/rants-raves
Wal-Mart cuts profit outlook

...rose 24 percent on a constant currency basis during the second quarter, with double-digit growth in the U.S., United Kingdom, China and Brazil. However, that's below its annual forecast of 30 percent.Wal-Mart has also been sharpening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-08-14/wal-mart-cuts-prof
Businesses with name 'Isis' fight bad brand image

...told him that customers will put his company's products back on the shelf after noticing the Isis label. In the United Kingdom, he's heard that competitors have joked at trade shows about his business being tied to terrorists."It's so...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-03/businesses-name-isis-fight
Michaux: Other vote in Scotland was big, too

...percent of its citizens turned out at the polls Thursday to cast their vote on whether or not to remain part of the United Kingdom or strike out as its own independent nation. That 55 percent opted to maintain the status quo isn't the most impressive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-20/michaux-other-vote-was-big-t
Scots reject independence in historic vote

...deciding to remain part of the United Kingdom after a historic referendum that...security offered by remaining in the United Kingdom."We have chosen unity over...momentous day for Scotland and the United Kingdom as a whole."Salmond conceded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-19/scots-reject-independence-hi
The real tax problem

...loopholes and generous deductions, the United States still taxes corporations higher than Canada, China and the United Kingdom. And America is one of only a scant few countries in the world where its citizens and corporations are subject...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-03/real-tax-problem
Walgreen declines to pursue overseas tax relief, but motivation remains for other companies

...the U.S. company bought a 45 percent stake in Alliance Boots, which runs the largest drugstore chain in the United Kingdom.It ultimately decided against an inversion because the company wasn't convinced the deal would pass IRS scrutiny...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-06/walgreen-declines-pursue-o
What Is It?

...city, I would guess Charleston or Savannah or maybe Augusta."Carolyn Ogles: "Wild guess ? Beauford from the United Kingdom used as a wedding car."CANTON, GA.: David Anderson said: "This is the rear-seat view of the vehicle in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-21/what-it