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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(This story removes reference in paragraphs 1 and 4 to OPEC discussions being triggered by Trump’s tweet)
ST PETERSBURG Russia's RDIF sovereign wealth fund intends to co-invest in new Russian infrastructure projects to help realize plans set out by Vladimir Putin at the start of his fourth presidential term, Kirill Dmitriev, RDIF's head, told Reuters.
ST PETERSBURG Russian state oil major Rosneft signed a deal to help Kurdistan develop its gas reserves and build a gas pipeline, expanding the company's dominance in the energy sector of Iraq's semi-autonomous region.
ST PETERSBURG Russia and OPEC's leader Saudi Arabia may act together to prevent a further oil price spike, Russia's top state investment official said on Friday.
MOSCOW Europe's declining gas production will ensure a steady rise in Russian gas imports by the continent which could grow as much as 50 percent by 2035, the head of Russian gas exporter Gazprom said on Thursday.
LONDON United Company Rusal resumed shipping aluminum to some customers last week following an extension of the deadline for companies to wind down contracts with the Russian firm under U.S. sanctions, sources said.
LONDON, May 23 United Company Rusal resumed shipping aluminium to some customers last week following an extension of the deadline for companies to wind down contracts with the Russian firm under U.S. sanctions, sources said.
LONDON After the near collapse of his company following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico disaster and a three-year slump in oil prices, BP Chief Executive Officer Bob Dudley is hardly relaxed.
LONDON BP Chief Executive Bob Dudley expects a flood of U.S. shale and the reopening of OPEC taps to cool the oil market after crude rose above $80 a barrel this week.
LONDON/PARIS/WASHINGTON They were supposed to be the toughest sanctions the United States had ever imposed on a Russian oligarch. Seventeen days later, Washington watered them down.