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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

Jun 21 2018

Saudi regulator expects $40 billion foreign fund inflows after MSCI

RIYADH MSCI's move to add Saudi Arabia to its benchmark emerging markets index could help attract $40 billion from foreign funds and boost the appeal of oil giant Saudi Aramco's proposed initial public offering, a Saudi official said on Thursday.

Jun 21 2018

Saudi bourse will be ready for inflows after MSCI EM inclusion, stocks rally

NEW YORK/RIYADH Saudi Arabia's stock exchange will work with stakeholders to ensure the substantial inflows of capital it is expecting in the coming months will not adversely affect the market, the bourse's chief executive said on Wednesday.

Jun 07 2018

Saudi, UAE put economy at heart of alliance with joint investment plans

DUBAI/RIYADH Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates put jobs and investment at the center of their diplomatic alliance, saying on Thursday they would cooperate in areas ranging from energy and agriculture to tourism and financial services.

Jun 05 2018

Saudi's SABIC in talks with banks for dollar bond - sources

DUBAI/RIYADH, June 5 Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC) is in talks with banks for a potential U.S. dollar-denominated bond, banking sources familiar with the matter said.

Jun 02 2018

Saudi Arabia names businessman as labor minister, boosts culture and environment

RIYADH Saudi Arabia on Saturday named a prominent businessman as labor minister in a move welcomed by the private sector, as the kingdom seeks to diversify the economy away from oil and create jobs for an overwhelmingly young population.

May 31 2018

Saudi housing crisis tests Crown Prince's reform drive

RIYADH Saudi Arabia's crown prince wants to build a mega-city with the latest robotics under his grand plan to reform the kingdom.

May 24 2018

Exclusive: Saudi Binladin Group to be slimmed down, renamed: sources

DUBAI/RIYADH Saudi Binladin Group will be slimmed down and renamed, six sources familiar with the matter said, after the government seized management control of the construction giant from family members that were swept up in an anti-graft drive.

May 15 2018

Japan's SoftBank to open Saudi Arabian office: sources

RIYADH/DUBAI SoftBank is planning to open a Saudi Arabian office, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters on Tuesday, further strengthening its ties with the kingdom.

May 14 2018

Saudi real estate firm Dar Al Arkan launches phase two of $2.7 billion project

RIYADH Major Saudi Arabian real estate developer Dar Al Arkan launched on Monday the second phase of a 10 billion riyal ($2.7 billion) project in Riyadh that features villas with interior designs by Italian fashion house Roberto Cavalli.

May 14 2018

Saudi real estate firm Dar Al Arkan launches phase two of $2.7 bln project

RIYADH, May 14 Major Saudi Arabian real estate developer Dar Al Arkan launched on Monday the second phase of a 10 billion riyal ($2.7 billion) project in Riyadh that features villas with interior designs by Italian fashion house Roberto Cavalli.

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