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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

Jul 19 2018

Telia close to deal to buy Bonnier TV assets: sources

LONDON Scandinavia's largest telecom operator, Telia , was close to sealing a deal on Thursday to acquire the broadcasting and streaming media business of Swedish publishing firm Bonnier AB, sources familiar with negotiations said.

Jul 17 2018

U.S. ban on China’s ZTE forces telecoms to rethink business: sources

LONDON The U.S. trade ban on Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE wreaked havoc at wireless carriers in Europe and South Asia and forced operators worldwide to consider broadening their supply networks, industry sources told Reuters.

Jun 30 2018

Game on for Tencent-backed Paradox in M&A and mobile

(This story corrects reference to Wester as "founder" in fourth paragraph in June 29 story.)

Jun 28 2018

French design studio takes aim at hit game Fortnite on mobile phones

LONDON This year's breakaway hit video game, Fortnite, which has drawn a younger generation to free-to-play multiplayer games, sending shockwaves through the console gaming market, has attracted new rivals ready to battle it out for vast mobile phone audiences.

Jun 21 2018

Ericsson needs industries to embrace 5G to underpin its recovery

STOCKHOLM/LONDON Ericsson needs a range of industries to embrace 5G network services if the equipment maker is to get a long-term boost that would allow it to progress from cost-cutting to expansion.

Jun 05 2018

Playing catch up in 'front office' software, SAP taps privacy concerns

LONDON/BERLIN SAP is unveiling its biggest product makeover in years, rolling up its sales, marketing and customer service software into a single suite of tools that it says will offer greater privacy safeguards, taking aim at faster-growing rivals like Salesforce.

Jun 05 2018

Caught short by Salesforce, SAP targets 'front office' market

LONDON/BERLIN, June 5 SAP is unveiling its biggest product makeover in years by rolling up its sales, marketing and customer service software into a suite of tools linked to its business planning system, as it tries to catch up with faster-growing rivals like Salesforce.

May 30 2018

Daimler leads $175 million investment in Uber's EMEA rival Taxify

LONDON Estonia's Taxify is set to step up its fight against global rival Uber [UBER.UL] across Europe and Africa after raising $175 million in funding from a group led by German automaker Daimler .

May 30 2018

Daimler leads $175 mln investment in Uber's EMEA rival Taxify

LONDON, May 30 Estonia's Taxify is set to step up its fight against global rival Uber across Europe and Africa after raising $175 million in funding from a group led by German automaker Daimler.

May 29 2018

Short-haul logistics firm OnTruck looks to expand across Europe

LONDON Freight logistics start-up OnTruck has raised 25 million euros ($28.8 million) to fund expansion across Europe after initial success in Spain and a recent move into London demonstrated the value of its novel short-haul strategy, the company said on Wednesday.

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