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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

May 26 2018

OPEC, Russia prepared to raise oil output amid U.S. pressure

(This story removes reference in paragraphs 1 and 4 to OPEC discussions being triggered by Trump’s tweet)

May 25 2018

Russia sovereign wealth fund targets infrastructure projects

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.

May 25 2018

Rosneft boosts clout in Iraqi Kurdistan with gas pipeline deal

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.

May 25 2018

Russia's top investment official says Moscow, OPEC could act to prevent oil spike

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.

May 24 2018

Russia's Gazprom eyes gas exports rise to Europe where production is falling

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.

May 24 2018

Exclusive: Rusal resumes shipments of aluminum to some customers

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.

May 23 2018

EXCLUSIVE -Rusal resumes shipments of aluminium to some customers

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.

May 21 2018

Exclusive: BP back on its feet but CEO senses no respite

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.

May 18 2018

Exclusive: BP chief sees shale, OPEC cooling oil markets

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.

May 16 2018

Insight: How Rusal escaped the noose of U.S. sanctions

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.


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