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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

Jul 17 2018

China's new home prices hit fastest growth in almost 2 years, defy curbs

BEIJING China's new home prices accelerated to their fastest pace in almost two years in June, with buyer demand in bigger cities resilient in the face of fresh curbs against speculation, a sign more restrictions may be needed.

Jul 10 2018

China startup Luckin Coffee raises $200 million to propel expansion

BEIJING China's Luckin Coffee, which has been expanding aggressively and touting itself as a local rival to Starbucks Corp , said on Wednesday it raised $200 million in a fundraising round that values the on-demand coffee delivery startup at $1 billion.

Jul 04 2018

China's HNA Chairman Wang dies in France after falling from a wall

BEIJING/MARSEILLE, France Chinese conglomerate HNA Group Co-Chairman Wang Jian died during a business trip in France on July 3 in what local police said appeared to be an accidental fall from a wall while posing for a photograph.

Jun 28 2018

China further eases foreign investment curbs

BEIJING China unveiled on Thursday a long-anticipated easing of foreign investment curbs on sectors including banking, the automotive and heavy industries, and agriculture as Beijing moved to fulfill its promise to open its markets further.

Jun 21 2018

Washington's 'capricious' trade actions will hurt U.S. workers, China warns

BEIJING China's commerce ministry on Thursday accused the United States of being "capricious" over bilateral trade issues, and warned that the interests of U.S. workers and farmers ultimately will be hurt by Washington's penchant for brandishing "big sticks". | Video

Apr 19 2018

China says ready to deal with any fallout from U.S. trade row

BEIJING China is well prepared to handle any negative effects from its trade dispute with the United States, the commerce ministry said on Thursday, adding that Beijing's tariff hikes on U.S. imports will not have a big impact overall on its domestic industries.

Apr 12 2018

China vows to fight back if U.S. escalates trade spat

BEIJING China's commerce ministry said on Thursday trade negotiations with the United States would be impossible as Washington's attempts at dialogue were not sincere, and vowed to retaliate if U.S. President Donald Trump escalates current tensions. | Video

Apr 12 2018

China says it will fight back if U.S. escalates trade spat

BEIJING China's commerce ministry said on Thursday trade negotiations with the United States would be impossible as Washington's attempts at dialogue were not sincere, and vowed to retaliate should U.S. President Donald Trump escalate current tensions. | Video

Apr 03 2018

China warns U.S. not to open Pandora's Box, unleash trade ills on world

(This version of the March 29th story corrects value of China's U.S. semiconductor imports in paragraph 8) | Video

Mar 27 2018

Toshiba to have more options on chip deal as meeting March deadline unlikely

BEIJING/TOKYO Toshiba Corp looks set to have more options for its chip unit after China said it was still reviewing a proposed $18 billion acquisition by a Bain Capital-led consortium, making it highly unlikely that an imminent deadline for the deal will be met.

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