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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BEIJING Peter Wang was asleep at his home in Beijing last Monday when police officers arrived before dawn to detain him, saying he had helped organize a protest planned for later that day. | Video
BEIJING China's exports surged more than expected in July despite U.S. duties and its closely watched surplus with the United States remained near record highs, as the world's two major economic powers ramp up a bitter dispute that some fear could derail global growth. | Video
Washington/Peking Die USA und China haben eine neue Runde im Handelsstreit eingeläutet: Das Handelsministerium in Peking kündigte am Mittwoch Abgaben von 25 Prozent auf amerikanische Einfuhren im Volumen von 16 Milliarden Dollar an.
BEIJING China's exports growth unexpectedly accelerated in July despite fresh U.S. tariffs, while its trade surplus with the United States remained near record highs as Beijing and Washington ramped up a bitter dispute that has rattled financial markets.
Washington/Peking Die USA haben eine neue Runde im Handelsstreit mit China eingeläutet: Importe aus der Volksrepublik im Volumen von 16 Milliarden Dollar sollen ab dem 23. August mit Zöllen von 25 Prozent belastet werden, kündigte das Büro des US-Handelsbeauftragten an.
BEIJING China ramped up the police presence in the financial district of its capital on Monday, with officers checking bystanders' identity cards and telling pedestrians to disperse, while at least 50 police gathered outside the banking regulator's office.
BEIJING China will keep its economic growth within a reasonable range and achieve this year's target despite challenges, the state-run Xinhua news agency said on Tuesday as a trade war with the United States intensifies.
BEIJING Profit growth for China's industrial firms eased in June from the previous month, as factory production slowed amid rising trade frictions with the United States and Beijing's ongoing efforts to cut pollution and debt.
XIAMEN, China/BEIJING Yang Xiaodao, a 26-year-old civil servant in the Chinese city of Xiamen, says taking out a 30-year-mortgage on a two-bedroom apartment with her husband was the most regrettable decision of her life. | Video
BEIJING A policy debate in China on how best to address slowing growth deepened on Friday, as analysts urged authorities to boost fiscal stimulus amid rising risks to the world's second-biggest economy from a bitter trade conflict with the United States.