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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.

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Jan 11 2018

Sinopec moves closer to winning Chevron's South Africa assets

BEIJING/LONDON China's Sinopec Corp inched closer on Thursday to victory over Glencore in their battle for Chevron's South Africa and Botswana assets, saying the South African government favoured its bid.

Jan 11 2018

Sinopec says South Africa gives it conditional approval for Chevron assets

BEIJING, Jan 11 South Africa will stick with China's Sinopec Corp as the preferred contender to buy Chevron's assets in South Africa and Botswana after it made a fresh commitment to future investments in the country, the Chinese oil major said on Thursday.

Jan 05 2018

Cold comfort: China's Wuhan eases gas rationing as snow hits

BEIJING The industrial city of Wuhan eased restrictions on gas use on Friday for residents facing freezing temperatures and heavy snow falls, as increased supplies offered some respite to China's winter gas shortage.

Dec 29 2017

China's Chongqing gas exchange aims to be Asia price benchmark

CHONGQING, China/SINGAPORE China plans to launch a natural gas exchange in Chongqing in early 2018, aiming to create an Asian price benchmark as the nation's use of the fuel surges amid its shift away from coal.

Dec 26 2017

Turkmen November gas supplies to China slide versus October amid winter supply crunch: customs data

BEIJING China's monthly natural gas imports from leading supplier Turkmenistan fell in November from the previous month to their lowest since December 2016, leaving Beijing increasing purchases from elsewhere to try to cope with a growing supply crunch.

Dec 18 2017

PetroChina trading chief to take on global rivals in major expansion drive: sources

BEIJING PetroChina's oil and gas trading arm aims to buy petrol stations and fuel storage facilities, setting up business in West Africa, Brazil and Pakistan in a major global expansion aimed at taking on international rivals, according to three senior oil industry executives briefed on the plans.

Dec 15 2017

Exclusive: China's CNPC weighs taking over Iran project if Total leaves - sources

BEIJING/LONDON China's top oil and gas company CNPC is considering taking over Total's stake in a giant Iranian gas project if the French company leaves Iran to comply with any new U.S. sanctions, industry sources said.

Dec 15 2017

Exclusive: China's CNPC weighs taking over Iran project if Total leaves - sources

BEIJING/LONDON China's top oil and gas company CNPC is considering taking over Total's stake in a giant Iranian gas project if the French company leaves Iran to comply with any new U.S. sanctions, industry sources said.

Dec 06 2017

China's CNOOC spends big on floating LNG emergency stash

BEIJING China's state-owned CNOOC is spending $10 million to lease two tankers to store an emergency stash of liquefied natural gas (LNG) amid growing concerns that China is facing a winter fuel crisis, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said.

Dec 04 2017

China's CAS plans gas-to-methanol plant on U.S. West Coast

BEIJING China's CAS Holdings, an investment arm of China's Academy of Science, is looking to put $2 billion into turning natural gas into methanol on the U.S. West Coast and shipping the fuel to Chinese factories and chemical makers, Chinese executives said.

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