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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

16 Apr 2018

Trump says U.S. could rejoin TPP if deal improved. How hard would it be?

SINGAPORE/WELLINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said last week he would reconsider joining the landmark Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement, if it were a "substantially better" deal than the one offered to President Barack Obama.

13 Apr 2018

NZ's Fletcher posts biggest share gain in 18 years on Wesfarmers bid talk

WELLINGTON/SYDNEY New Zealand's Fletcher Building Ltd posted its biggest share gain in 18 years on Friday, after a media report that Australia's Wesfarmers Ltd - on the lookout for deals - bought a small stake with an eye to a takeover.

12 Apr 2018

New Zealand halts future oil and gas offshore exploration permits

WELLINGTON New Zealand will not grant any new permits for offshore oil and gas exploration, Prime Minister Jacinda Ahern said on Thursday, taking the industry by surprise with a decision that it says will push investment overseas.

11 Apr 2018

New Zealand launches inquiry into 2010 military raid in Afghanistan over reports of civilian casualties

WELLINGTON New Zealand's Attorney General David Parker on Wednesday announced his government was launching an inquiry into a 2010 operation in Afghanistan involving New Zealand special forces to determine whether any civilians were killed.

29 Mar 2018

New Zealand bans entry to any Russian expelled by allies

WELLINGTON New Zealand will not allow entry to Russian diplomats expelled by other countries in response to a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in Britain, that Britain has blamed on Russia, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday.

29 Mar 2018

New Zealand bans entry to any Russian expelled by allies

WELLINGTON New Zealand will not allow entry to Russian diplomats expelled by other countries in response to a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in Britain, that Britain has blamed on Russia, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday.

29 Mar 2018

New Zealand bans entry to any Russian expelled by allies

WELLINGTON New Zealand will not allow entry to Russian diplomats expelled by other countries in response to a nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy in Britain, that Britain has blamed on Russia, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Thursday.

20 Mar 2018

How Fletcher Building bungled a New Zealand construction boom

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON Cantilevered over the art-deco facade of an old bra factory in Auckland's city center is a half-built steel-and-concrete structure that is one of New Zealand's largest commercial building projects - and Fletcher Building Ltd's biggest problem.

06 Mar 2018

Papua New Guinea aid workers race to deliver supplies as aftershocks strike

MELBOURNE/WELLINGTON Aid workers struggled to reach remote areas of Papua New Guinea's rugged highlands on Tuesday as aftershocks rattled the region, more than a week after a powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake killed dozens of people.

02 Mar 2018

Australia welcomes Chinese aid to Pacific, despite New Zealand warning

SYDNEY/WELLINGTON Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said on Friday he supports Chinese foreign investment in impoverished Pacific Island nations so long as it is productive, amid concerns Beijing is buying increased influence in the region.

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