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 Brazilian telecoms provider TIM Participacoes SA's chief operating officer will step down in the coming months as part of a wider management shake-up, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Thursday.
SAO PAULO, Aug 9 Brazilian telecoms provider TIM Participacoes SA's chief operating officer will step down in the coming months as part of a wider management shake-up, two sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Thursday.
SAO PAULO American Tower Corp and unlisted Brazilian operator Algar Telecom SA on Wednesday purchased the broadband network of Cia Energetica de Minas Gerais SA , known as Cemig, potentially spurring more dealmaking in Brazil's telecoms space.
SAO PAULO, Aug 1 Oi SA, Brazil's largest fixed-line telecom firm, is about to formally call for a general shareholders' meeting, a source with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters, as the company pushes ahead with its aggressive restructuring plan.
SAO PAULO, July 23 An 11-day truckers' strike that paralyzed Brazil's economy in May has investors in sectors from meatpacking to malls bracing for the final bill as companies such as BRF SA and JBS SA prepare to report quarterly earnings.
SAO PAULO Three distressed asset funds have sued for the right to participate in a 4 billion reais (797.35 million pounds)capital increase for Brazilian telecom Oi SA as part of its in-court restructuring, four sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters this week.
SAO PAULO/BRUSSELS Sao Paulo bar owner Arthur Santi has long served up boatloads of ice-cold Skol, one of Brazil's most popular beer brands and a mainstay of brewing giant Ambev SA .
SAO PAULO, June 28 Mobile service company NII Holdings Inc has hired Rothschild & Co to sell control of its Nextel operations in Brazil, two people with knowledge of the matter said, opening the door to consolidation in the country's crowded telecommunications sector.
SAO PAULO Amazon.com Inc is recruiting major Brazilian cosmetics firms Grupo Boticario and Natura Cosmeticos SA to sell via the logistics platform it is developing in Brazil, three people familiar with talks told Reuters, making an early play for the world's fourth-largest beauty market. | Video
SAO PAULO, June 6 Cyrela Brazil Realty SA , one of Latin America's largest homebuilders, is raising up to 150 million reais ($39 million) for an internal start-up that will extend home equity loans to Brazilians, an executive said.
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