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Proof grows that female executives bring bigger profits, but businesses still slow to act

...for women on boards.Norway had the highest percentage of women on boards ? 35 percent ? among 20 countries in Western Europe, North America and the Asia-Pacific region last year, according to data compiled by Catalyst, which researches...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/proof-grows-female-executi
Macau ranks No. 1 in economic performance among world cities

...pick up economic momentum 5a½ years after the recession ended."In developed economies like North America and Western Europe, cities like London and Houston are flying high, while others like Rotterdam and Montreal are struggling," Parilla...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/macau-ranks-no-1-economic-
Terror suspects killed, most hostages survive

...trained in warfare. France counts at least 1,200 citizens in the war zone in Syria - headed there, returned or dead. Both the Islamic State group and al-Qaida have threatenedFrance, home to Western Europe's largest Muslim population.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-09/terror-suspects-killed
Rants & Raves

...have. THE CRUSADES were a response to the brutal takeover of the Middle East, Eastern Europe, North Africa, and Western Europe by the Muslims between the 700s and the 1000s. Additionally, Jim Crow laws were created by Democrats, who may or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-15/rants-raves
Despite nearly decade of showing in Detroit, prospect of Chinese cars in US still years away

...Foresight, a research firm in Shanghai.Quality has improved but "it's not there yet to enter mature markets like Western Europe and the U.S.," Zhang said. In the U.S., challenges include setting up distribution in an unfamiliar market...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-13/despite-nearly-decade-show
It comes with the terror-tory

...in 1990 to 44.1 million in 2010.Assimilation is implied in immigration. But by any measure, large segments of Western Europe's Muslim transplants have not assimilated into European culture. On the contrary, they appear intent on bending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-07/it-comes-terror-tory
Oil has fallen by nearly half, to recession levels, as US economy improves

...expected to grow next year, but by far less than many thought earlier this year. The economies of China, Japan and Western Europe ? the top oil consumers after the U.S. ? all appear to be weakening. Oil demand falls when economic growth stalls...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-15/oil-has-fallen-nearly-half
Wine Time: Wines can be treat for adults on Halloween, beyond

...castle from 150,000 Turkish troops. The men, led by Capt.Istvan Dobo, stopped the Ottomon Empire's invasion of Western Europe. To fortify themselves during the siege, the citizens of Eger drank red wine from their cellars.The wine splashed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-29/wine-time-wines-can-b
Partridge Inn on Walton Way one step closer to new owners

...and likely will keep the property operating as a hotel. The boutique inn also had garnered interest from groups in western Europe and southeast Asia, he said.The five-story hotel includes 144 guest rooms and suites, 10,000 square feet of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-24/partridge-i
Living in the past

...of sitting on vast natural resources, which he recently leveraged in a lucrative deal with China ? just in case Western Europe is serious about punishing his recent adventurism. It's a bit like being born on third base and beaming with pride...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-08/living-past