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 China's State Power Investment Corp [CPWRI.UL] is likely to deliver a bid for Brazil's fourth-largest hydroelectric dam as soon as next month, two people with knowledge of the matter said on Friday.
SAO PAULO, June 15 China's State Power Investment Corp is likely to deliver a bid for Brazil's fourth-largest hydroelectric dam as soon as next month, two people with knowledge of the matter said on Friday.
SAO PAULO LyondellBasell Industries NV and Odebrecht SA, the controlling owner of petrochemicals producer Braskem, said on Friday they have entered into exclusive talks for Lyondell to acquire control of Braskem, and two people familiar with the matter said the companies are planning a cash and shares deal that could top $9 billion (£6.7 billion).
SAO PAULO, June 15 Brazilian group Positivo is planning an initial public offering (IPO) of its education unit as early as January next year, a senior executive told Reuters.
SAO PAULO, June 11 Potential bidders for Brazilian meatpacker Marfrig Global Foods SA's U.S.-based chicken processor Keystone Foods are expected to deliver binding proposals by the end of the month, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Monday.
NEW YORK/SAO PAULO Walmart Inc said on Monday that it has sold an 80 percent stake in its Brazilian operations to private equity firm Advent International, exiting an underperforming business in its third major international deal since April.
SAO PAULO A surprise decision by Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA to cut diesel prices in response to truckers' protests is worrying some potential buyers of Petrobras' refineries, three people with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday.
SAO PAULO, May 24 A surprise decision by Brazil's state-controlled oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA to cut diesel prices in response to truckers' protests is worrying some potential buyers of Petrobras' refineries, three people with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday.
SAO PAULO, May 23 A group led by Starboard Restructuring Partners has made a binding bid for Brazilian conglomerate Odebrecht SA's commuter rail unit, one source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
SAO PAULO Rampant corruption scandals and a deep recession soured many foreign investors on Brazil in recent years, but one Canadian group saw opportunity.
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