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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 Nov 2017

SNB's Maechler says interest rate gap between Switzerland and others may widen

ZURICH Recent moves by the U.S. Federal Reserve to tighten its monetary policy is helping the Swiss National Bank in its campaign against the "highly valued" Swiss franc, SNB Governor Andrea Maechler said on Thursday.

13 Nov 2017

BOJ to persist with monetary easing to boost inflation - Kuroda

ZURICH The Bank of Japan will continue to persist with "powerful monetary easing" to nurture positive inflation developments, BoJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said in Zurich on Monday.

10 Nov 2017

BMW loses appeal against $158 million fine for blocking shipments to Switzerland

ZURICH BMW has lost an appeal in Switzerland against a 157 million franc (139.54 million pounds) fine imposed after it banned Swiss customers from buying its cars elsewhere in Europe and bringing them home.

07 Nov 2017

McEwen Mining targeting acquisition spree to get S&P listing

ZURICH McEwen Mining is on a buying spree as the Canadian gold company aims to grow its market capitalization by more than five times to achieve its ambition of a listing on the S&P 500, chief owner Rob McEwen said on Tuesday.

06 Nov 2017

ABB overhauls Power Grids, cuts U.S. and Swiss production

ZURICH ABB is reorganizing part of its global power grids operations as the Swiss engineering group responds to the division's sluggish profitability and falling orders.

01 Nov 2017

SNB committed to negative rates despite property boom - Zurbruegg

ZURICH The Swiss National Bank remains committed to low interest rates to combat the strong franc despite their fuelling Switzerland's runaway real estate market, SNB Vice Chairman Fritz Zurbruegg said.

26 Oct 2017

ABB aims to win Saudi projects after third-quarter orders rise strongly

ZURICH ABB is confident of winning a slice of the $500 billion (£378.23 billion) mega-city project in Saudi Arabia, as the Swiss engineering group on Thursday posted its strongest growth in new orders for more than two and-a-half years.

26 Oct 2017

Sika says on course to meet full-year sales target

ZURICH, Oct 26 Swiss construction chemicals maker Sika said it was well on course to achieve its full-year sales target and achieve its highest-ever sales figure after reporting third-quarter growth on Thursday in line with forecasts.

24 Oct 2017

'Swiss-made' helped Switzerland weather currency storm

ZURICH The Swiss-made trademark on products from watches to chocolates helped export-reliant Switzerland tackle a currency shock which risked dragging it into a recession, according to a government report published on Tuesday.

19 Oct 2017

Nestle speeds up overhaul to counter slowest growth in decades

ZURICH Nestle , the world's biggest packaged food group, is doubling spending on its restructuring this year to up to 1 billion Swiss francs (£777 million) to cope with its weakest sales growth in more than two decades. | Video

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