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.
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QINGDAO, China When Dalian Wanda, the Chinese conglomerate, announced in 2013 that it would build an $8 billion film studio in China to lure U.S. film producers, it did so with Hollywood flash.
SHANGHAI Chinese funds have slashed valuations of ZTE Corp after the United States banned American companies from selling components to the telecoms equipment maker for seven years, a move ZTE said threatened its very survival.
SHANGHAI/HONG KONG China Huarong Asset Management Co confirmed its chairman Lai Xiaomin, who is under investigation for alleged corruption, had stepped down, sparking an 11 percent tumble in shares of the nation's biggest bad debt manager on Friday.
SHANGHAI, April 20 Ctrip.Com International Ltd , Asia's biggest online travel firm, would welcome the chance to list at home in mainland China should regulators introduce depositary receipts as planned, Chief Executive Jane Sun told Reuters on Friday.
BEIJING/SHANGHAI China will scrap a limit on foreign ownership of automotive ventures by 2022 in a major policy shift to open up the world's biggest car market, even as trade tensions simmer between Washington and Beijing.
Peking/Shanghai Mitten im Handelsstreit mit den USA kommt China Forderungen des Westens nach einem Abbau von Marktbarrieren in dem Land entgegen.
SHANGHAI/BEIJING A move by the United States to ban American firms selling components to the Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp will also hit a target closer to home: Qualcomm Inc, a U.S. company that is a major supplier of chips for ZTE's phones. | Video
BEIJING/SHANGHAI Swiss watchmaker Audemars Piguet is on track to hit 1 billion Swiss francs ($1.04 billion) in global sales this year, the firm's chief executive said in an interview in Beijing, amid a revival in luxury demand in China driving up watch sales.
SHANGHAI China's BYD Co Ltd , backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc , warned subsidy cuts for new-energy vehicles could slash its quarterly profit by as much as 90 percent, driving its shares down almost 10 percent.
BEIJING/SHANGHAI A Chinese film festival has pulled award-winging gay romance "Call Me By Your Name" from its program, the movie's distributor said on Monday, reflecting China's mottled relationship with gay themes in the creative arts.