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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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19 Jan 2018

India's proposed investment treaty terms leave foreign partners cold

NEW DELHI Having cancelled investment treaties with about 50 foreign governments last year, India is struggling to convince some to accept new terms that make it harder to seek international arbitration for disputes, sources familiar with the talks said.

06 Jan 2018

Exclusive: India plans to boost tourism, travel in annual budget - sources

NEW DELHI India is planning to cut taxes on travel and tourism in next month's federal budget and give more incentives to the $210 billion sector, government sources said, hoping to boost economic growth and create more jobs.

14 Dec 2017

In-flight sexual assaults often unreported; airlines need to step up

SINGAPORE/NEW DELHI When a 17-year-old Bollywood actress took to social media this week alleging she was sexually assaulted on an airplane, she appeared to catch the airline industry off-guard.

08 Dec 2017

Mauritius turns to Saudi fuel cargoes after court bans Indian supplies

PORT LOUIS/NEW DELHI The island-nation of Mauritius has started buying fuel from Saudi Arabia's state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco after a court ordered a ban on Indian fuel supplies because of a dispute between the country and a shipping firm.

01 Dec 2017

Exclusive: Nissan sues India over outstanding dues; seeks over $770 million

NEW DELHI Japanese automaker Nissan Motor has begun international arbitration against India to seek more than $770 million in a dispute over unpaid state incentives, according to a person familiar with the matter and documents reviewed by Reuters. | Video

28 Nov 2017

Ivanka Trump, feted in India, calls for closing gender gap in business

HYDERABAD, India U.S. President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump kicked off a global business summit in southern India on Tuesday calling for better opportunities for women entrepreneurs battling heavy odds around the world.

28 Nov 2017

Southern Indian city welcomes Ivanka Trump at business summit

HYDERABAD, India, Nov 28 India rolled out the red carpet on Tuesday for Ivanka Trump, daughter of the U.S. president, who was set to attend a business summit in the southern tech hub of Hyderabad, where thousands of policemen stood on guard.

22 Nov 2017

Standard Chartered close to selling real estate principal finance unit to Actis: sources

NEW DELHI/HONG KONG Standard Chartered is close to selling its real estate principal finance unit to private equity firm Actis, sources with knowledge of the matter said, following the bank's decision last year to exit the loss-making business.

22 Nov 2017

Standard Chartered close to selling real estate principal finance unit to Actis

NEW DELHI, Nov 22 Standard Chartered is close to selling its real estate principal finance business to private equity firm Actis, sources with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, as part of the bank's decision last year to exit from the loss-making unit.

10 Nov 2017

Analysis: India plans lending reforms as bankers fear new bad debt crisis

NEW DELHI Weeks after India unveiled a $32 billion bailout of state-run banks, top finance ministry officials and bankers will meet this weekend to discuss lending reforms designed to prevent another bad loans crisis.

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