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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

Sep 18 2018

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares rebound even as Sino-U.S. trade tensions intensify

SYDNEY, Sept 18 Asian shares rebounded on Tuesday as Chinese markets proved resilient to a new round of tariffs from the United States although the mood was cautious as investors braced for a further escalation of tensions between the two giants.

Sep 18 2018

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares slip as Sino-U.S. trade tensions intensify

* MSCI ex-Japan Asia-Pacific down 0.3 pct, but Nikkei up sharply

Sep 17 2018

GLOBAL MARKETS-US stock futures, Asian shares slip as Trump puts new tariffs on China

* MSCI ex-Japan Asia-Pacific down 0.3 pct, but Nikkei up sharply

Sep 17 2018

FOREX-Dollar keeps gains before new U.S. move on China tariffs

SYDNEY, Sept 17 The dollar held above a recent 1-1/2 month trough against a basket of major currencies on Monday as investors awaited details on a new round of U.S. tariffs against China, which could further sour relations between the two giants.

Sep 16 2018

FOREX-Dollar hold gains in cautious trade ahead of new U.S. tariffs on China

SYDNEY, Sept 17 The dollar held above a recent 1-1/2 month trough against a basket of major currencies on Monday, with investors cautiously awaiting news on the implementation of U.S. tariffs on an additional $200 billion of Chinese imports.

Sep 13 2018

The Australian dollar's pain is very much the economy's gain

SYDNEY The Australian dollar is paying for the sins of others as investors short the commodity-exposed currency to 2-1/2-year low as a hedge against risks to global trade, China and emerging markets.

Sep 12 2018

Australian jobs soar in August, unemployment stays still

SYDNEY Australian employment blew past all expectations in August while the jobless rate held steady as more people joined the labour force, a mix that works against wage growth even as it supports consumer spending power.

Sep 10 2018

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks slump to 14-mth low on China woes, Trump's trade threats

SYDNEY, Sept 10 A sell-off in Chinese shares pulled Asian equities to a 14-month trough on Monday as investors braced for a potentially damaging escalation in the Sino-U.S. tariff row after U.S. President Donald Trump raised the stakes in the dispute with Beijing.

Sep 09 2018

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares on slippery slope as Trump ups ante in trade war

SYDNEY, Sept 10 Asian shares started the week in the red on Monday, faltering for the eighth straight day while the dollar climbed as U.S. President Donald Trump raised the stakes in the heated trade dispute with China.

Sep 09 2018

Australia's housing downturn unlikely to hit banking stability - central bank

SYDNEY, Sept 10 A senior central bank official has downplayed the chances of a slowdown in Australia's once-booming housing market undermining the stability of the country's banks, saying the risk appears to be low.

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