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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.

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17 Oct 2017

Singapore September exports post surprise decline as electronics stumble

SINGAPORE Singapore's exports unexpectedly fell from a year earlier in September, data showed on Tuesday, their first on-year contraction in five months as electronics shipments posted their first decline in almost a year.

13 Oct 2017

French cabaret Crazy Horse returns to Singapore after a decade

SINGAPORE Crazy Horse, a French cabaret known for its topless female dancers, has returned to Singapore a decade after a franchise club failed in the conservative Southeast Asian city-state.

26 Sep 2017

Singapore August factory output rises more than expected; electronics to remain solid

SINGAPORE Singapore's industrial production remained on a roll in August, rising more than expected due to growth in electronics and biomedical output, data showed on Tuesday.

25 Sep 2017

Singapore's softer August inflation signals no change to policy

SINGAPORE Singapore's annual headline consumer price index rose more slowly than forecast in August, reinforcing expectations the central bank will keep policy unchanged at its review in October despite brighter economic growth prospects this year.

18 Sep 2017

Singapore August exports rise most in six months on electronics, China shipments

SINGAPORE Singapore's non-oil domestic exports (NODX) surged in August from a year earlier at the strongest pace in six months, led by solid shipments of electronics and robust sales to China.

16 Sep 2017

Singaporeans protest against uncontested presidential election

SINGAPORE Hundreds of Singaporeans, most dressed in black, held a silent protest on Saturday against an uncontested presidential election this week in which applications from four candidates were rejected.

13 Sep 2017

Singapore names first woman president, raising eyebrows over election process

SINGAPORE Singapore named a former speaker of parliament as the multicultural city-state's first woman president on Wednesday while critics expressed dismay that other candidates were disqualified and the election went uncontested.

11 Sep 2017

Malay woman to be Singapore president, puts minority representation on agenda

SINGAPORE There are no Muslim Malays in the top echelons of Singapore's army, and few among the senior ranks of its judiciary, but a member of its poorest ethnic minority is set to become the first woman president of the Southeast Asian city state this week.

09 Sep 2017

Singapore decried for 'harassment' of anti-death penalty activists

SINGAPORE Singapore should end harassment of peaceful activists, Human Rights Watch has said, after participants at a candlelight vigil for a man being executed for drug trafficking were stopped from leaving the country.

08 Sep 2017

Singapore decried for 'harassment' of anti-death penalty activists

SINGAPORE Singapore should end harassment of peaceful activists, Human Rights Watch has said, after participants at a candlelight vigil for a man being executed for drug trafficking were stopped from leaving the country.

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