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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

Mar 15 2018

Lawyers for Vatican treasurer question accusers in Australian court

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Mar 14 2018

South Australia poll offers voters a choice of clean or cheap power

MELBOURNE/SYDNEY South Australians go to the polls on Saturday in a tight race with big implications for national politics and foreign investment in a state with the most wind and solar power, but the highest electricity prices in the country.

Mar 14 2018

ExxonMobil expects to resume paying Australian corporate tax in 2021

MELBOURNE ExxonMobil Corp said on Wednesday it is likely to resume paying corporate tax in Australia only in 2021, after recouping billions of dollars in investments made in the country in the past decade.

Mar 09 2018

Rio Tinto's last two coal mines set to attract bids over $2.5 billion

MELBOURNE/LONDON At least three bidders are expected to submit final offers for global miner Rio Tinto's Hail Creek and Kestrel coal mines in Australia, which could fetch up to $2.5 billion, people familiar with the process said.

Mar 07 2018

How Australia-East Timor treaty unlocks $65 billion gas fields

SINGAPORE/MELBOURNE East Timor and Australia this week signed a treaty at the United Nations setting their maritime boundary for the first time, and striking a deal on sharing an estimated $65 billion in potential revenues from the Greater Sunrise gas fields in the Timor Sea.

Mar 06 2018

Papua New Guinea aid workers race to deliver supplies as aftershocks strike

MELBOURNE/WELLINGTON Aid workers struggled to reach remote areas of Papua New Guinea's rugged highlands on Tuesday as aftershocks rattled the region, more than a week after a powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake killed dozens of people.

Mar 05 2018

Vatican treasurer faces Australian court for hearing on sex offence charges

MELBOURNE Lawyers for Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell asked an Australian court on Monday to allow a support person to sit with him through a four-week pre-trial hearing into charges of historical sexual offences because of his age and ill health.

Mar 02 2018

Australia watchdog takes Rio Tinto, executives to court over Mozambique deal

MELBOURNE Australia's corporate watchdog said on Friday it has launched court action against miner Rio Tinto and two former executives for misleading investors about the coal reserves it reported in a $4 billion acquisition in Mozambique.

Mar 02 2018

Exxon declares force majeure on exports from Papua LNG project: source

TOKYO/MELBOURNE ExxonMobil Corp has declared force majeure on exports from its Papua New Guinea liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, which has been shut since a powerful earthquake on Monday, an industry source familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Feb 28 2018

ExxonMobil says no indication of damage to Papua New Guinea gas pipeline

SINGAPORE/MELBOURNE ExxonMobil Corp said on Wednesday there was no indication so far that a powerful earthquake in Papua New Guinea this week has damaged the 700 km (435 mile) pipeline that delivers gas to its coastal liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant.


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