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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

Apr 16 2018

Qualcomm to refile China antitrust application for $44 billion NXP takeover: sources

BEIJING U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm will refile as early as Monday an application with the Chinese government to clear its $44 billion takeover of NXP Semiconductors , sources said, giving regulators more time to decide on the deal and averting a collapse.

Apr 10 2018

China's HNA Group taps former U.S. official for senior global role

BEIJING China's HNA Group, the aviation-to-financial services conglomerate that is selling assets and restructuring operations, has hired a former U.S. commerce department official for a senior strategy role.

Apr 10 2018

China's Sinochem hires banks for $2 billion IPO of oil assets: sources

BEIJING/HONG KONG China's Sinochem Group has hired seven banks to manage a $2 billion Hong Kong stock listing of its key oil assets, three people said, as the state-owned firm shifts to higher-value businesses, including petrochemicals production.

Mar 30 2018

KPMG hit by Hong Kong High Court in $400 million China Medical fraud

BEIJING Global accounting firm KPMG has suffered a major setback in its battle against liquidators of former U.S.-listed healthcare firm China Medical Technologies Inc, whose executives have been charged in the U.S. with defrauding investors out of over $400 million.

Mar 28 2018

Anbang's ex-chairman Wu contests charges as trial opens in China

SHANGHAI/BEIJING The former chairman of Anbang Insurance Group Co Ltd [ANBANG.UL], Wu Xiaohui, contested all charges against him in a high-profile trial that began in Shanghai on Wednesday, part of Beijing's crackdown on profligate investing by conglomerates.

Mar 25 2018

China to name reformer Guo Shuqing as central bank party chief: sources

BEIJING Guo Shuqing, head of China's new regulator for the banking and insurance sectors, can be expected to also be installed soon in the role of Communist Party chief of the People's Bank of China (PBOC), two sources with knowledge of the matter said on Sunday.

Mar 22 2018

China's HNA Group clears $475 million fuel bill - sources

BEIJING China's HNA Group has paid a more than 3 billion yuan (335.5 million pounds) jet fuel bill, ending months of contentious discussions between the embattled conglomerate and a state-run aviation fuel firm, two people with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday.

Mar 22 2018

China's HNA Group clears $475 million fuel bill: sources

BEIJING China's HNA Group has paid a more than 3 billion yuan ($474.5 million) jet fuel bill, ending months of contentious discussions between the embattled conglomerate and a state-run aviation fuel firm, two people with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday.

Mar 15 2018

China's HNA, shedding debt overseas, is still Hainan's hometown champion

HAIKOU, China Hundreds of workers pour concrete as tower cranes swing overhead at the building site where a giant skyscraper is set to soar above the palm-fringed streets of this tropical Chinese city.

Mar 15 2018

Canadian court awards $2.6 billion in Sino-Forest fraud case

BEIJING A Canadian court has awarded plaintiffs $2.63 billion in a civil case against Sino Forest Corp co-founder and CEO Allen Chan, a decision that's certain to lead to more litigation over one of the biggest cases of securities fraud by a listed Chinese firm.

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