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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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China's Tencent, JD.com invest $863 million in online retailer Vipshop

BEIJING Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd said on Monday it would lead an $863 million investment in apparel platform Vipshop Holdings Ltd , upping its rivalry in retail with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd .

08 Dec 2017

Alibaba redraws retail fault lines with bricks-and-mortar push

HANGZHOU, China In a small village shop near the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou, store owner Lu Qiwei uses his smartphone to place orders to refill stocks of instant noodles, rice and drinks.

06 Dec 2017

Apple, Facebook find something to praise China for amid internet clamp

WUZHEN, China Top executives at Apple Inc and Facebook Inc managed to find something to praise Beijing for at an internet conference in China this week, even as its Communist Party rulers ban Western social media and stamp on online dissent.

05 Dec 2017

Apple, Facebook find something to praise China for amid internet clamp

WUZHEN, China, Dec 5 Top executives at Apple Inc and Facebook Inc managed to find something to praise Beijing for at an internet conference in China this week, even as its Communist Party rulers ban Western social media and stamp on online dissent.

03 Dec 2017

China's Xi says country will not close door to global internet

WUZHEN, China Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Sunday the country will not close its door to the global internet, but that cyber sovereignty is key in its vision of internet development.

22 Nov 2017

Microsoft's Skype pulled from Apple, Android China app stores

BEIJING Skype, Microsoft Corp's internet phone call and messaging service, has disappeared from app stores in China including that of Apple Inc, indicating the latest setback for a foreign tech service in the country.

14 Nov 2017

Amazon sells off China cloud assets as tough new rules bite

BEIJING Amazon.com Inc is selling off the hardware from its public cloud business in China, amid tightening regulation over online data that is creating a hurdle for technology firms operating in the world's second-largest economy.

13 Nov 2017

China's JD.com swings to third-quarter profit, lifting shares

BEIJING China's second biggest e-commerce company, JD.com, reported an unexpected profit in the third quarter, though it lost about 100 merchants to fierce competition in the run-up to this month's Singles' Day shopping extravaganza.

07 Nov 2017

China's Xiaomi seeks to reignite global push with Spain launch

BEIJING Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc launched sales in Spain on Tuesday, its first foray into Western Europe as it revs up a stalled global push into other developed markets around Europe and the United States.

02 Nov 2017

Alibaba sales beat estimates on "outstanding" quarter, raises forecast

BEIJING Alibaba Group Holding Ltd hailed an "outstanding quarter" on Thursday and raised its outlook for the year after beating forecasts with a 61 percent revenue rise driven by strong growth in online sales. | Video

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