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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

20 May 2018

South Korea's LG Group chairman dies from illness at 73

SEOUL The chairman of LG Group, Koo Bon-moo, who helped transform South Korea's fourth-largest conglomerate into a global brand, passed away on Sunday after a battle with a brain disease.

15 May 2018

Samsung in talks with ZTE, others to supply mobile processor chips - executive

HWASEONG, South Korea Samsung Electronics is in talks with several smartphone makers including China's ZTE to supply mobile processor chips, a senior executive said, a move that will bring it in more direct competition with larger rival Qualcomm.

09 May 2018

South Korean prosecutors raid LG's head office in tax probe

SEOUL South Korean prosecutors have raided LG Group's head office as part of a probe into alleged tax evasion by family members controlling the conglomerate, the prosecutors' office said on Wednesday.

03 May 2018

Samsung BioLogics' shares slide again; unit's valuation jump questioned

SEOUL Shares in South Korea's Samsung BioLogics Co Ltd fell 3.5 percent on Thursday, a day after losing almost $6 billion in market value as the contract biotech drugmaker was hit by a regulatory probe into its accounting rules.

03 May 2018

South Korea looking into Elliott over disclosure rules - official

SEOUL/LOS ANGELES South Korean prosecutors are looking into U.S. activist fund Elliott Management to see if it violated disclosure rules during the fund's 2015 purchase of shares in Samsung C&T Corp , an official with the prosecution said on Thursday.

02 May 2018

GM to provide loans to Korean unit, state-run bank to receive shares: sources

SEOUL General Motors' planned $3.6 billion cash infusion to rescue its South Korean business will be in the form of loans, while Korea Development Bank (KDB) will receive preference shares for its $750 million investment in GM Korea, two sources familiar with the matter said on Wednesday.

02 May 2018

How Samsung fell behind Sony and LG in the premium TV market

SEOUL At the 2013 annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, flashy organic light-emitting diode (OLED) televisions sporting credit card-thin screens were at the front and centre of Samsung Electronics' new gadgets display.

02 May 2018

How Samsung fell behind Sony and LG in the premium TV market

SEOUL At the 2013 annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, flashy organic light-emitting diode (OLED) televisions sporting credit card-thin screens were at the front and centre of Samsung Electronics' new gadgets display.

27 Apr 2018

With hug and handshakes, North Korea's smiling Kim lightens summit mood

SEOUL The golden doors on the stately North Korean building swung open and leader Kim Jong Un, in a black Mao suit and surrounded by a gaggle of officials, descended steps towards the border. | Video

27 Apr 2018

With hug and handshakes, North Korea's smiling Kim lightens summit mood

SEOUL The golden doors on the stately North Korean building swung open and leader Kim Jong Un, in a black Mao suit and surrounded by a gaggle of officials, descended steps towards the border. | Video

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