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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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12 Jan 2018

Exclusive: Russia's RDIF in talks over control of Sistema's retail, power assets - sources

MOSCOW Russian conglomerate Sistema, which has to make a big payment to energy giant Rosneft to settle a business dispute, is in talks with one of the country's sovereign wealth funds about transferring two of its companies, sources said on Friday.

12 Jan 2018

Exclusive - Russia's RDIF in talks over control of Sistema's retail, power assets: sources

MOSCOW Russian conglomerate Sistema, which has to make a big payment to energy giant Rosneft to settle a business dispute, is in talks with one of the country's sovereign wealth funds about transferring two of its companies, sources said on Friday.

12 Jan 2018

Russia's sea-borne Urals crude exports to Europe seen falling sharply

MOSCOW Seaborne exports of Russia's flagship Urals crude will fall in 2018 to their lowest since the early 2000s as Moscow diverts oil from the West to East and boosts supplies to China, plans by Russian pipeline monopoly Transneft showed on Friday.

10 Jan 2018

Russian competition watchdog investigates Alrosa gas assets sale

MOSCOW The Russian Federal Anti-Monopoly Service (FAS) said on Wednesday it is investigating the forthcoming sale of natural gas assets by Russian diamond producer Alrosa after a complaint from would-be buyer, energy giant Rosneft .

02 Jan 2018

Russian daily oil output edges up in 2017 to 30-year high

MOSCOW Russian oil production has continued to grow in 2017, with average daily output at a 30-year high of 10.98 million barrels per day, though the pace of growth slowed from 2016 because of the country's participation in an OPEC-led global supply pact.

25 Dec 2017

Putin critic Navalny barred from Russian presidential election

MOSCOW Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was barred on Monday from running in next year's presidential election after officials ruled he was ineligible to take part due to a suspended prison sentence he says was trumped up. | Video

22 Dec 2017

Stop meddling in foreign elections, Johnson tells Russian hosts

MOSCOW British foreign minister Boris Johnson told his Russian counterpart on Friday there was "abundant evidence" of Moscow meddling in foreign elections, but said any Russian efforts to interfere in last year's Brexit referendum had fallen flat. | Video

14 Dec 2017

Putin says U.S. gripped by fabricated spymania, praises Trump

MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday the United States was in the grip of a fabricated spymania whipped up by President Donald Trump's opponents but he thought battered U.S.-Russia relations would recover one day. | Video

13 Dec 2017

Russia's Sistema pulls sale of shares in toy retailer after stake frozen

MOSCOW Russian business conglomerate Sistema has pulled a sale of shares in Detsky Mir after its stake in the toy retailer was frozen by a court at the request of oil giant Rosneft.

08 Dec 2017

Russia offers to sell gas to Saudi Arabia from Yamal LNG

SABETTA, Russia President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that Russia was ready to sell gas to Saudi Arabia after he launched the first loading of liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the Novatek-led Yamal LNG project in the Arctic.

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