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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 13 2017

AB InBev replaces North America chief to stem sales slide

LONDON/BRUSSELS The world's biggest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev , is replacing its North American chief to stem a years-long sales decline in its largest market.

Nov 09 2017

EU hits deadlock over license for Roundup herbicide

BRUSSELS EU countries hit deadlock on Thursday on the future of weed-killer glyphosate that some experts say causes cancer, with the European Commission urging them to reconsider its proposal to allow its use to continue for five years.

Oct 26 2017

AB InBev takes hurricane hit in United States

BRUSSELS Anheuser-Busch InBev , the world's largest brewer, sold less beer than expected in the third quarter, hit particularly by hurricanes and market share losses in its largest market, the United States.

Oct 25 2017

Heineken beer sales rise on strength outside Europe, U.S.

BRUSSELS Heineken NV , the world's second-largest brewer, reported an increase in third-quarter beer sales on Wednesday, with growth in all regions except Europe, where poor summer weather reduced demand, and in the United States. | Video

Oct 25 2017

EU delays decision on herbicide glyphosate

BRUSSELS EU countries failed on Wednesday to vote on a license extension for weedkiller glyphosate, delaying again a decision on the widely used herbicide that critics say could cause cancer.

Oct 24 2017

Heineken bets on motor racing for Asian payout

MONZA, Italy Heineken is betting on Formula One to help it reclaim the title of leading global lager from Budweiser, a strategy that depends on broadening the sport's appeal in Asia and persuading fans to pay more for their beer.

Oct 20 2017

EU-China at trade odds again, this time over electronic bikes

BEIJING/BRUSSELS The European Commission launched an investigation on Friday into the import of electronic bikes, or e-bikes, from China, prompting Beijing to warn Europe not to slip into protectionism.

Oct 20 2017

EU presses on with Mercosur trade talks despite French nerves

BRUSSELS, Oct 20 The European Union will push to conclude free trade talks with South American bloc Mercosur by the end of the year, leaders said, despite French reservations over the surge of farm imports an agreement would bring.

Oct 18 2017

Not so fast: France's Macron and his farmers get trade onto 'full' EU agenda

BRUSSELS French President Emmanuel Macron has succeeded in pushing trade onto the agenda of the European Union summit which starts on Thursday, calling for caution in commercial deals that would bring a surge of beef and other agricultural imports.

Oct 18 2017

Not so fast: France's Macron and his farmers get trade onto "full" EU agenda

BRUSSELS, Oct 18 French President Emmanuel Macron has succeeded in pushing trade onto the agenda of the European Union summit which starts on Thursday, calling for caution in commercial deals that would bring a surge of beef and other agricultural imports.

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