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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 Dec 2017

China video game craze drives booming e-sports market

WUHU, China/SHANGHAI In an industrial park on the edge of Shanghai, a dozen Chinese teenagers are taking a break from battling digital armies to focus on their yoga. | Video

28 Nov 2017

China partly lifts ban on group tours to South Korea, online curbs stay

SEOUL/BEIJING China will allow travel agencies in Beijing and Shandong to partly resume sales of group tours to South Korea, in a sign of thawing relations between the nations that have been locked in a year-long diplomatic standoff.

10 Nov 2017

China's deliverymen face robot revolution as parcel demand soars

SHANGHAI/BEIJING At Beijing's sprawling Renmin University of China, two shiny new couriers dart through throngs of students to deliver parcels throughout the day. | Video

08 Nov 2017

Chinese fans prepare to welcome rich, powerful, 'free-spirit' Trump

BEIJING He may be a divisive figure back home, but U.S. President Donald Trump will be landing in friendly territory when he arrives in Beijing on Wednesday, judging by Chinese social media. | Video

08 Nov 2017

Paramount's $1 billion China funding deal scrapped after Beijing's scrutiny

BEIJING/SHANGHAI Viacom Inc's Paramount Pictures said a $1 billion films-funding deal with China's Huahua Media has been scrapped after the Asian nation tightened foreign investment policies, the latest Hollywood-China tie-up to unravel due to Beijing's scrutiny.

07 Nov 2017

Chinese fans prepare to welcome rich, powerful, 'free-spirit' Trump

BEIJING He may be a divisive figure back home, but U.S. President Donald Trump will be landing in friendly territory when he arrives in Beijing on Wednesday, judging by Chinese social media.

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

17 Oct 2017

Insight: Rap and the Party: China taps youth culture to hook millennial cadres

BEIJING In his baseball cap and baggy yellow t-shirt, the rap star Li Yijie - better known by his stage name "Pissy" - is an unlikely face of China's strait-laced ruling Communist Party.

17 Oct 2017

Young Chinese woman chases dream abroad, but looks wistfully home

BEIJING Zuo Aining has always been a striver, always making plans.

17 Oct 2017

Commentators unravel 'totally weird' NFL for Chinese fans

BEIJING As the Denver Broncos prepared to battle the New York Giants on Sunday Night Football, China's top NFL announcers were going through their own pre-game rituals.

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