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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SAO PAULO Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA on Thursday received three binding bids for its gas pipeline network company TAG, three sources with knowledge of the matter said.
SAO PAULO Brazilian engineering conglomerate Odebrecht SA has not yet secured new bank loans that it has requested to honor bond payments due next week, four sources with knowledge of the matter said, raising the possibility of a default triggering some $3 billion in early repayments.
SAO PAULO Brazilian conglomerate Odebrecht SA has reached an agreement in principle with real estate investment firm Hemisferio Sul Investimentos SA (HSI) to sell a project in São Paulo, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
SAO PAULO, April 12 Brazilian state-owned lender Banco do Brasil will seek an expansion of its credit card portfolio by issuing cards to non-clients, a top executive told Reuters on Thursday.
SAO PAULO Odebrecht SA is in talks to sell a real estate project in São Paulo worth up to 400 million reais ($117 million), two people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, as the Brazilian conglomerate keeps unloading assets after a graft scandal.
SAO PAULO Brazilian shoemaker Dass Nordeste on Monday announced plans to raise around 1 billion reais ($300 million) in an initial public offering, joining a handful of companies trying to bring back last year's momentum.
SAO PAULO U.S. investment firm General Atlantic is in talks to buy a minority stake in closely held Brazilian online lending startup Geru Tecnologia e Serviços SA, according to two sources with knowledge of the matter.
SAO PAULO, April 9 U.S. investment firm General Atlantic is in talks to buy a minority stake in closely held Brazilian online lending startup Geru Tecnologia e Serviços SA, according to two sources with knowledge of the matter.
SAO PAULO Brazilian pension fund Previ is not likely to sell its shares in Vale SA in a public offering this year, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday, a week after the iron ore miner announced a more generous dividend policy.
SAO PAULO, April 4 Votorantim SA, one of Brazil's biggest diversified industrial group, is looking to diversify investments into new areas such as infrastructure and commercial properties, its chief executive officer said on Wednesday.