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John Miller

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

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Swiss secrecy could slip further under plan to scrap anonymous shares

ZURICH Swiss secrecy could be rolled back further under a plan to eliminate a class of company share that can be used to help owners dodge taxes by hiding their identities.

Jan 15 2018

Swiss museum revisits demand for Nazi-era art return after 2008 denial

ZURICH Switzerland is again at the center of a dispute over a Nazi-era art trove as the Basel Art Museum reconsiders demands it return a Jewish art historian's collection to descendants.

Jan 15 2018

Swiss museum revisits demand for Nazi-era art return after 2008 denial

ZURICH, Jan 15 Switzerland is again at the centre of a dispute over a Nazi-era art trove as the Basel Art Museum reconsiders demands it return a Jewish art historian's collection to descendants.

Jan 12 2018

Swiss mountain town Davos relishes its turn in Trump spotlight

DAVOS, Switzerland The Swiss Alpine town of Davos is used to celebrities and high-rollers, but even it is relishing the new challenge posed by U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to attend the World Economic Forum this month.

Jan 11 2018

Swiss mountain town Davos relishing in Trump spotlight

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 11 The Swiss Alpine town of Davos is used to celebrities and high-rollers, but even it is relishing new attention being heaped on it with U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to attend the World Economic Forum this month

Jan 10 2018

Tourists airlifted from snowbound Swiss ski resort

ZURICH The Swiss Alpine resort of Zermatt airlifted guests by helicopter on Tuesday after heavy snow and a power cut stranded thousands of visitors. | Video

Dec 29 2017

Swiss court: Czechs can seek return of funds in MUS coal mine privatization

ZURICH The Czech Republic can seek hundreds of millions in funds seized by Swiss authorities from bank accounts linked to the disputed privatization of one of the nation's coal mines two decades ago, Switzerland's highest court said on Friday.

Dec 19 2017

Roche touts Swiss-led R&D unit after years in Genentech's shadow

ZURICH Roche is touting prospective new drugs from its long-underperforming Swiss-led research unit after years of leaning on its California-based Genentech arm to restock its medicine cabinet.

Dec 16 2017

Roche, Shire court fight escalates over haemophilia drug

ZURICH Roche's patent dispute with London-listed Shire over the Swiss drugmaker's new haemophilia drug Hemlibra has escalated, with Shire filing a new motion in a U.S. court that Roche says aims to stop some patients from getting its medicine.

Dec 11 2017

Roche: Tecentriq cocktail slows kidney cancer progression

ZURICH Combining Roche's Tecentriq immunotherapy with its older drug Avastin for the initial treatment of advanced kidney cancer reduced the risk of the disease worsening or of death in certain patients, the Swiss drugmaker said on Monday.

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