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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

Nov 15 2017

Russia restructures Venezuelan debt, PDVSA loans not included

MOSCOW Russia and Venezuela signed a debt restructuring deal on Wednesday allowing Caracas to make "minimal" payments to Moscow in the next six years to help it meet obligations to other creditors, the Russian Finance Ministry said.

Nov 10 2017

Russia, bracing for U.S. sanctions, to woo Chinese investors for its bonds

MOSCOW Russia plans to pitch its OFZ treasury bonds denominated in yuan to Chinese investors, as a safeguard in case an expansion of U.S. sanctions on Russia prompts other foreign investors to exit the bonds, a Russian deputy finance minister said on Friday.

Oct 27 2017

Russia's improving economy leaves privatization out in the cold

MOSCOW Russia's improving economy has removed the main impetus for privatizations planned for this year, allowing policymakers who always doubted the wisdom of selling state assets to re-gain the upper hand, according to interviews with multiple officials.

Sep 28 2017

Turkey's Erdogan calls Iraqi Kurdish referendum illegitimate

ANKARA Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday called the Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum illegitimate and said Russia and Turkey agreed that the territorial integrity of Iraq and neighbouring Syria must be preserved.

Sep 28 2017

Turkey's Erdogan calls Iraqi Kurdish referendum illegitimate

ANKARA Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday called the Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum illegitimate and said Russia and Turkey agreed that the territorial integrity of Iraq and neighboring Syria must be preserved.

Sep 28 2017

Turkey's Erdogan calls Iraqi Kurdish referendum illegitimate

ANKARA Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday called the Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum illegitimate and said Russia and Turkey agreed that the territorial integrity of Iraq and neighbouring Syria must be preserved.

Sep 22 2017

Russian economy minister sees stable rouble, says level fair

MOSCOW The rouble's exchange rate is close to fundamentally justified levels, Russian Economy Minister Maxim Oreshkin said on Friday, having warned earlier this year that it was too strong.

Jul 27 2017

Russia risks decades of low growth under U.S. sanctions: Putin adviser

MOSCOW Russia risks being saddled with U.S. sanctions for decades, curbing economic growth and preventing it from regaining its status as a leading economic power, an adviser to President Vladimir Putin said in an interview.

Jul 10 2017

Russia finance minister wants better tax collection amid borrowing issues

MOSCOW Russia's finance ministry will focus on squeezing more tax revenue from the domestic economy as it believes it can not borrow more from foreign investors, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said.

Jul 10 2017

Russia finance ministry planning $4 billion Eurobond swap no earlier than September

MOSCOW Russia's finance ministry will issue new Eurobonds in exchange for outstanding bonds no sooner than in September, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said.

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