Edition:
United States

Stephanie van den Berg

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 19 2018

Substance X furor rekindles Dutch debate on loosening euthanasia rules

ZWOLLE, Netherlands When a Dutch right-to-die group said in February it would make good on its promise to help members buy a cheap and painless suicide powder dubbed "Substance X," 81-year-old Carla Jas, who joined the group in 2013, celebrated the news. | Video

Apr 19 2018

Substance X furor rekindles Dutch debate on loosening euthanasia rules

ZWOLLE, Netherlands When a Dutch right-to-die group said in February it would make good on its promise to help members buy a cheap and painless suicide powder dubbed "Substance X", 81-year-old Carla Jas, who joined the group in 2013, celebrated the news. | Video

Mar 29 2018

Netherlands to halt gas production at Groningen by 2030

THE HAGUE The Dutch government said on Thursday it will phase out gas production at the Groningen field, once Europe's largest, by 2030 as part of efforts to reduce the danger caused by small but damaging earthquakes.

Mar 27 2018

Chile says Bolivia's Morales exploited world court case for own campaign

THE HAGUE Chilean Foreign Minister Roberto Ampuero on Tuesday accused Bolivian President Evo Morales of exploiting their border dispute at a United Nations court to drum up support at home for his re-election.

Mar 19 2018

Bolivia's Morales in The Hague to petition World Court over Chile sea access

The Hague Bolivian President Evo Morales arrived in The Hague on Monday to petition the World Court to force Chile to grant his land-locked country direct access to the Pacific Ocean, in a dispute between the Andean neighbors that dates back decades.

Mar 19 2018

Bolivia's Morales in The Hague to petition World Court over Chile sea access

The Hague, March 19 Bolivian President Evo Morales arrived in The Hague on Monday for the opening of hearings at the World Court, where his land-locked Latin American country is seeking to force Chile to grant it access to the Pacific Ocean.

Feb 22 2018

Dutch parliament recognizes 1915 Armenian massacre as genocide

THE HAGUE The Dutch parliament on Thursday passed a motion recognizing as genocide the massacre of as many as 1.5 million Armenians in 1915, although the government said it would not become official policy of the Netherlands.

Feb 21 2018

Lebanon tribunal hears motion to dismiss charges against Hariri murder suspects

THE HAGUE Prosecutors on Wednesday asked judges at an international tribunal investigating the 2005 murder of Lebanese Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri to reject a motion for early dismissal of charges against two of the four suspects.

Feb 19 2018

France assails Equatorial Guinea claim of immunity of Obiang's son in graft case

THE HAGUE France asked the World Court on Monday to throw out a case launched by Equatorial Guinea, saying the African country was wrongly using the court to shield the son of its ruler from prosecution in France following a corruption investigation.

Feb 02 2018

U.N. court hands Costa Rica territorial victories over Nicaragua

THE HAGUE/SAN JOSE Costa Rica claimed victory over Nicaragua on Friday, after the United Nations' highest court awarded Costa Rica disputed territory along the coastal border shared by the two Central American countries.

Markets

  • U.S.
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • Sectors

Sector Summary