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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DANKOV, Russia Dmitry Lashin's family have been building greenhouses in central Russia's Lipetsk region for decades, but has moved into top gear since Moscow banned imports of fresh vegetables from Europe.
MOSCOW, July 26 Russian fish farming company Russian Aquaculture plans to invest in more production capacity, encouraged by last year's return to profit and a nascent recovery in consumption, Chief Executive Ilya Sosnov told Reuters.
MOSCOW Attempts by Russia's central bank to bring inflation to a post-Soviet low of 4 percent this year may come down to the price of vegetables.
LONDON/MOSCOW En+ Group, which manages Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska's aluminum and hydro power businesses, plans to raise $2 billion in an initial public offering (IPO) in London and Moscow, sources familiar with the deal said.
MOSCOW Two of Russian food retailer Lenta's top shareholders may sell some of their holdings in the near future, banking sources told Reuters on Tuesday, capitalizing on early signs of economic recovery in Russia and higher oil prices.
MOSCOW Russian tycoon Mikhail Prokhorov has offloaded some of his Rusal stake in the open market after talks to sell his holding in the Russian aluminum giant to fellow businessman Viktor Vekselberg stalled.
MOSCOW The owners of Russia's largest toy retailer Detsky Mir raised $355 million in an initial public offering (IPO) of shares priced at the bottom of the expected range, in a sign investors are making a cautious return to Russian assets. | Video
ABU DHABI/MOSCOW A deal struck in October for Syria to buy one million tonnes of wheat from its ally Russia to prevent bread shortages in government-held areas has not been fulfilled and may never be, Syrian and Russian government sources said.
MOSCOW, Jan 24 Russian consumer lender TCS Group is considering holding a secondary public offering (SPO) of its shares in the coming months, three financial market sources told Reuters on Tuesday.
MOSCOW, Dec 2 TMK, Russia's largest maker of steel pipes for the oil and gas industry, is talking to banks about the possibility of holding a secondary share offering (SPO) to raise around $200 million, three banking sources told Reuters on Friday.
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