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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LONDON The head of Royal Dutch Shell's global refining operations Lori Ryerkerk will step down at the end of the month after five years in a job where she oversaw a vast overhaul of the business, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters.
LONDON Iraqi Kurdistan-focused Genel Energy is likely to significantly increase its oil production guidance next year, Chief Financial Officer Esa Ikaheimonen said on Tuesday.
LONDON A new race to build multi-billion dollar liquefied natural gas (LNG) plants is gaining momentum after a long hiatus in investments as energy giants sense a widening supply gap within five years.
LUFKIN, Texas/LONDON In the pine forests of eastern Texas, oilfield workers equipped with virtual-reality goggles are helping BP's shale business turn a profit for the first time.
MELBOURNE/LONDON BP Plc has agreed to buy U.S. shale oil and gas assets from global miner BHP Billiton for $10.5 billion (8 billion pounds), expanding the British oil major's footprint in some of the nation's most productive oil basins in its biggest deal in nearly 20 years. | Video
LONDON Royal Dutch Shell launched a long-anticipated $25 billion (19 billion pounds) share buyback programme on Thursday as its debt eased while second quarter profits came in far below forecasts. | Video
LONDON Oil giant BP's Eastern Trough Area Project off the coast of Scotland wasn't supposed to be viable beyond 2018. But government and industry working together have given ETAP a new lease of life that is being closely watched by countries and companies eyeing other ageing projects around the world.
LONDON The world's oil supply cushion could be stretched to the limit due to prolonged outages, supporting prices and threatening demand growth, the International Energy Agency said on Thursday.
LONDON France's Total is set to sell a third of its stake in Laggan Tormore gas field along with other oil and gas assets in Britain's North Sea that could fetch a total of $1.5 billion, four banking and industry sources said.
LONDON Royal Dutch Shell's boss said it would be "foolhardy" for the oil and gas producer to set hard targets to reduce carbon emissions as it risked exposing the energy giant to legal challenges.
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