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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SHANGHAI An emergency descent by an Air China aircraft after cabin oxygen levels dropped has been linked to a co-pilot smoking an e-cigarette during the flight, state media said on Friday, citing China's aviation regulator.
SHANGHAI/SINGAPORE Chinese authorities are investigating after an Air China aircraft made an emergency descent to 10,000 feet (3,048 metres), during which oxygen masks were deployed, and then climbed again to continue on to its destination.
SINGAPORE/SHANGHAI Juneyao Airlines and its parent are investing $1.9 billion for a stake of around 5 percent in state-owned China Eastern Airlines , saying the investment is in line with Chinese policy and will boost Juneyao's brand abroad.
SHANGHAI Tesla Inc Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk on Tuesday landed a deal with Chinese authorities to build a new auto plant in Shanghai, its first factory outside the United States, that would double the size of the electric car maker's global manufacturing. | Video
BEIJING/SHANGHAI U.S. carmaker Tesla Inc has hiked prices on its Model X and S cars by about 20 percent in China, the first automaker to do so in the world's top automotive market in response to mounting trade tensions between the countries. | Video
DETROIT/LONDON/SHANGHAI Automakers are scrambling to ship vehicles to the United States to pre-empt possible higher tariffs, according to port data, port officials and logistics companies. | Video
SHANGHAI Alex Chen, 40, an importer of U.S. wines in Shanghai, knows what it's like to be pummelled by Chinese tariffs.
SHANGHAI Alex Chen, 40, an importer of U.S. wines in Shanghai, knows what it's like to be pummeled by Chinese tariffs.
SHANGHAI/HONG KONG The U.S. government has moved to block China Mobile from offering services to the country's telecommunications market, recommending its application be rejected because the firm posed national security risks. | Video
YIWU, China/MALASZEWICZE, Poland When cargo trains from China began arriving at the Polish border town of Malaszewicze almost a decade ago, they were considered a novelty - able to ship laptops and cars to Europe in as little as two weeks, but extremely infrequent, with one service a month.