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Syed Raza Hassan

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

Pakistan rupee extends fall after State Bank of Pakistan withdraws support

KARACHI The Pakistani rupee fell for a third straight session on Tuesday after the central bank withdrew its support on Friday, effectively devaluing the local currency.

11 Dec 2017

Pakistani rupee weakens further after SBP pulls support

KARACHI The Pakistani rupee weakened further on Monday, after the central bank withdrew its support on Friday, effectively devaluing the currency.

08 Dec 2017

Pakistan central bank says weaker rupee will help economy after apparent devaluation

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD The Pakistani rupee tumbled on Friday after what appeared to be an effective devaluation by the central bank, which later said a weaker local currency would help the economy grow and contain balance of payments pressures.

05 Dec 2017

Pakistani peace activist reported missing, police say

Karachi, Pakistan A Pakistani peace activist has been reported missing over the weekend from eastern city of Lahore, police and one of his friends said on Tuesday.

27 Nov 2017

Pakistani police exhume couple's bodies suspecting honour killing

KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistani police on Monday exhumed the bodies of a young couple believed to have murdered by their families in a so-called honour killing, an investigator said.

24 Nov 2017

Pakistan's central bank keeps main interest rate at 5.75 percent

KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistan's central bank kept its main policy interest rate unchanged at 5.75 percent on Friday, citing steadily rising economic growth.

24 Nov 2017

Pakistan's central bank keeps main interest rate at 5.75 pct

KARACHI, Pakistan Nov 24 Pakistan's central bank kept its main policy interest rate unchanged at 5.75 percent on Friday, citing steadily rising economic growth.

24 Nov 2017

Pakistan searches for new finance minister after Dar relieved of duties

KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistan on Thursday began searching for a new finance minister a day after Ishaq Dar was relieved of his portfolio amid mounting headwinds for the economy.

20 Nov 2017

Pakistan PM says first LNG cargo for new import terminal due on Nov. 24

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD Pakistan expects the first cargo of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for its new terminal to be delivered on Friday, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said on Monday, outlining huge growth plans for Pakistan's use of LNG.

24 Oct 2017

Timeline: U.S.-Pakistan ties falter as Afghanistan war drags on

ISLAMABAD Ties between the United States and Pakistan have veered between extremes over the past four decades. Here are some of the key moments in their turbulent relationship:

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