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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 16 2017

Siemens to cut 6,900 jobs to tackle flailing turbines business

FRANKFURT Siemens will cut about 6,900 jobs, or close to 2 percent of its global workforce, mainly at its power and gas division, which has been hit by the rapid growth of renewables.

Nov 14 2017

Holocaust victim's family brought together by pendant found beneath death camp floorboards

FRANKFURT Dozens of relatives from three continents lay a brass plaque in the pavement in Frankfurt on Monday, in memory of a Jewish schoolgirl who perished in the Holocaust and whose fate was revealed this year when her pendant was discovered beneath floorboards at the Sobibor death camp.

Nov 09 2017

Siemens industrial profit dives ahead of year of change

MUNICH German engineering company Siemens reported a worse than expected 10 percent drop in quarterly industrial profit and signaled a tough year ahead as it restructures its turbine and wind power businesses. | Video

Nov 03 2017

Agreement nears in German-Swiss bank secrecy spying case

FRANKFURT A court case that has pitted Swiss bank secrecy against German fiscal propriety looked close to being settled on Thursday with a suspended jail sentence and modest fine for a 54-year-old former Swiss policeman and UBS anti-fraud officer.

Oct 27 2017

Linde trims costs, lifts margins as Praxair row brews

LONDON/MUNICH German industrial gases maker Linde reported a 3 percent rise in third-quarter core profit, the high-end of forecasts, as a row brewed over the future of its engineering and healthcare units after a planned merger with Praxair .

Sep 27 2017

European rail deal fulfils Macron vision, French fear for jobs

PARIS/FRANKFURT Investors welcomed a merger of the rail businesses of Germany's Siemens and France's Alstom , billed as creating a European champion, but French unions and politicians said France was giving Germany control and risking jobs.

Sep 27 2017

European rail deal fulfils Macron vision, French fear for jobs

PARIS/FRANKFURT Investors welcomed a merger of the rail businesses of Germany's Siemens and France's Alstom , billed as creating a European champion, but French unions and politicians said France was giving Germany control and risking jobs.

Sep 25 2017

Siemens likely to pick Alstom for rail merger: sources

MUNICH/FRANKFURT German industrial group Siemens is likely to decide on Tuesday to pursue a multibillion-dollar rail merger with French rival Alstom rather than Canada's Bombardier , two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Sep 25 2017

German industry see FDP revival boosting digital transition

FRANKFURT German industry leaders want a shift toward digital services to be a priority as the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) appear set to enter coalition talks with Angela Merkel's conservatives and the Greens.

Sep 25 2017

German industry see FDP revival boosting digital transition

FRANKFURT German industry leaders want a shift towards digital services to be a priority as the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) appear set to enter coalition talks with Angela Merkel's conservatives and the Greens.

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