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.
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ULAANBAATAR/ZURICH Swiss prosecutors confirmed on Wednesday they were investigating whether miner Rio Tinto paid bribes linked to the landmark Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine.
MELBOURNE/ULAANBAATAR Global miner Rio Tinto will set up a new office in the Mongolian capital, separate from its giant Oyu Tolgoi project, to focus on exploration and local ties, strengthening its commitment to one of the world's greatest copper prospects.
ULAANBAATAR, Dec 20 Mongolia's economy is outpacing growth expectations this year despite budget cuts as the coal trade has been strong even as exports slowed in the second half, an International Monetary Fund official said.
ULAANBAATAR/LONDON Mongolia's Supreme Court has ruled against the government's attempt to nationalize a 49 percent stake in one of Asia's biggest copper mines, industry sources said on Friday.
［ハンボグド（モンゴル） １４日 ロイター］ - モンゴルのゴビ砂漠で、石炭を満載した数千台もの大型トラックが、中国国境に向かう渋滞した道路をのろのろと進んでいる。中国まで１週間かかることもある。
KHANBOGD, Mongolia In Mongolia's Gobi desert, thousands of heavy-duty trucks laden with coal inch along a cluttered highway towards the Chinese border in a journey that can take more than a week.
ULAANBAATAR Mongolia's coal exports, which have helped lift its slow-growing economy this year, are losing steam, according to trade data.
ULAANBAATAR, Oct 14 Mongolia's coal exports, which have helped lift its slow-growing economy this year, are losing steam, according to trade data.
ULAANBAATAR Mongolia's parliament confirmed the nomination of motorbike enthusiast Ukhnaa Khurelsukh as prime minister on Wednesday, putting the country back on track to receive funds from a $5.5 billion IMF economic rescue package.
ULAANBAATAR, Sept 21 A boom in the coal trade in Mongolia has helped elevate the country's benchmark stock index and pump the tiny exchange's market capitalisation to five-year highs as optimism about the economy grows following a bailout deal.