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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.

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Clariant, SABIC tighten links under new partnership

ZURICH/BERLIN Switzerland's Clariant and new anchor shareholder Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC) will merge their high-performance materials businesses and install a SABIC manager as head of the group as they strengthen their partnership.

12 Sep 2018

Ryanair defiant as strike grounds flights in Germany

BERLIN/LONDON Pilots and cabin crew at Ryanair in Germany staged a full-day walkout on Wednesday and threatened further strikes as management at Europe's largest low-cost carrier struggled to rein in an industrial relations revolt. | Video

27 Aug 2018

Metro soars on takeover speculation as stake sold

BERLIN Shares in Metro AG jumped on Monday as Ceconomy announced it may join family-owned Haniel in selling a stake in the German retailer to an investor group led by Czech billionaire Daniel Kretinsky.

12 Jul 2018

Linde, Praxair in talks to sell assets to consortium of Messer, CVC

FRANKFURT Germany's Linde and U.S. group Praxair are in advanced talks to sell assets to a consortium of German gases firm Messer Group GmbH and funds advised by CVC [CVC.UL] to gain regulatory approval for their planned $83 billion merger.

06 Jul 2018

Thyssenkrupp board to seek new CEO after Hiesinger quits

DUESSELDORF/FRANKFURT Thyssenkrupp will take its time to replace Chief Executive Heinrich Hiesinger after his resignation, dampening hopes of a speedy restructuring or even a break-up of the German industrial group. | Video

15 Jun 2018

Shares in German online furniture retailer Home24 jump on debut

FRANKFURT Shares in German online furniture retailer Home24 jumped on their Frankfurt stock market debut on Friday, riding a wave of investor enthusiasm for new technology listings.

08 Jun 2018

Deutsche Post warns parcel restructuring will hit profit

FRANKFURT Deutsche Post DHL set out plans to restructure its post and parcel delivery division to better cope with rising staff and transport costs and slashed its 2018 operating profit forecast by almost a quarter, sending its shares sharply lower.

13 Apr 2018

VW's new CEO treads carefully on road to reform

WOLFSBURG/BERLIN, Germany Volkswagen's new Chief Executive Herbert Diess embarked on the most far-reaching shake-up in the carmaker's history on Friday, seeking to unite a company whose feuding factions have often slowed reform. | Video

29 Mar 2018

Volkswagen offers to buy back new diesels if bans introduced

FRANKFURT Volkswagen will buy back new diesel cars if German cities ban them, it said on Thursday, seeking to reassure potential buyers and stem a plunge in sales of diesel vehicles.

29 Mar 2018

Volkswagen offers to buy back new diesels if bans introduced

FRANKFURT Volkswagen will buy back new diesel cars if German cities ban them, it said on Thursday, seeking to reassure potential buyers and stem a plunge in sales of diesel vehicles.

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