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Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Jun 22 2017

American Airlines pushes back on Qatar Airways plan to buy stake

American Airlines' chief executive said on Thursday he is not "particularly excited" about Qatar Airways' interest in buying up to 10 percent of the U.S. carrier's shares, in a letter to employees following the state-owned Gulf airline's overture. | Video

Jun 22 2017

American Airlines pushes back on Qatar Airways plan to buy stake

American Airlines' chief executive said on Thursday he is not "particularly excited" about Qatar Airways' interest in buying up to 10 percent of the U.S. carrier's shares, in a letter to employees following the state-owned Gulf airline's overture.

Jun 22 2017

American Airlines pushes back on Qatar Airways plan to buy stake

American Airlines' chief executive said on Thursday he is not "particularly excited" about Qatar Airways' interest in buying up to 10 percent of the U.S. carrier's shares, in a letter to employees following the state-owned Gulf airline's overture. | Video

Jun 22 2017

Etihad to open lounges to economy class passengers for a fee

DUBAI, June 22 Etihad Airways is to open up its lounges to economy class passengers for a fee and will start charging for chauffeur services that had been complimentary as it joins rivals in looking for new ways to boost revenues.

Jun 20 2017

Dubai Aerospace to consider jet order after AWAS deal closes

DUBAI Government-controlled Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) will consider ordering more than 20 new aircraft after it acquires Dublin-based lessor AWAS, a deal it expects to close in the "early part of the third quarter," its chief executive said.

Jun 19 2017

Dubai Aerospace to issue up to $2 bln bond for AWAS acquisition - sources

DUBAI, June 19 Government-controlled Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) plans to raise up to $2 billion in July to finance part of its acquisition of Dublin-based aircraft lessor AWAS, according to sources familiar with the matter.

Jun 15 2017

Daimler invests in ride-hailing firm Careem's latest funding round

DUBAI Dubai-based ride hailing firm Careem will step up expansion into new markets after raising $150 million from investors, including German carmaker Daimler and Saudi Arabia's Kingdom Holding .

May 25 2017

GE's Saudi joint venture to start gas turbine production this year

DUBAI General Electric's joint venture to manufacture gas turbines in Saudi Arabia will start production by the end of the year, the chief executive of its state-backed Saudi partner said on Thursday.

May 24 2017

SaudiGulf Airlines expects to agree Boeing 777 order by third quarter: CEO

DUBAI SaudiGulf Airlines expects to finalize an agreement with Boeing to acquire up to 16 twin-aisle 777 aircraft by the third quarter of this year, its chief executive said on Wednesday.

May 21 2017

Boeing signs defense, commercial deals with Saudi Arabia

DUBAI Boeing Co has signed several defense and commercial deals with Saudi Arabia including for the sale of military and passenger aircraft, the company said on Sunday during a visit by U.S. President Donald Trump to the kingdom.

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