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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PARIS Europe should set global standards for tougher regulation of digital technology, finding a way between an excessively lax United States and an over-restrictive China, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday.
PARIS French President Emmanuel Macron told executives from the world's biggest technology firms that he believed in innovation but that he wanted tougher regulations and for them to contribute more to society. | Video
PARIS Uber plans to offer all its European drivers an upgraded version of the health insurance it already provides in France in a drive to attract independent workers and fend off criticism over their treatment.
PARIS French media group Vivendi resumed hostilities over Telecom Italia on Thursday with a threat to call a new shareholder meeting to change the Italian company's board, two weeks after it lost control to U.S. activist fund Elliott.
PARIS Vivendi investors are eager for an update on plans for a possible listing of its music business on Thursday, hoping that could bolster the French media group's value after several setbacks in Italy.
PARIS Altice Europe 's French unit showed the first signs of recovery in the first quarter, the telecoms and cable group said on Thursday, as it hoped to reverse a loss of investors' confidence that has battered its shares since last year.
PARIS Iliad , the French telecoms company that shook up the market with its cut-price deals, missed quarterly revenue forecasts on Tuesday, hammering its shares and prompting a management rejig to try to revive growth.
PARIS Billionaire Vincent Bollore has raised his stake in Vivendi to more than 24 percent, strengthening his influence over the French media giant, according to regulatory filings.
FRANKFURT/BRUSSELS/PARIS Europe's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been billed as the biggest shake-up of data privacy laws since the birth of the web. | Video
PARIS French telecoms group Orange said on Thursday that its joint offers in broadband and mobile had driven up quarterly sales and profits over its main markets, underpinning its high investments on networks.