Canada supports keeping the North American Free Trade Agreement as a trilateral accord, the trade minister has said, in a sign of support for Mexico.
Schaeuble said it is in the European Union's best interest that London remains a strong financial centre after Brexit.
The US Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the second time in three months, a move spurred by steady economic growth and strong job gains.
The UK unemployment rate has fallen again, but a record number are on zero-hours contracts, and wage growth was weak even as inflation jumped.
China's latest official statistics show the economy got off to a robust start in 2017 but economists are not sure how long the pace can be sustained.
Oil prices have tumbled following an OPEC report that stocks are rising worldwide, despite an agreement to reduce output to try to push up prices.
Iceland has announced the last of the capital controls that have been in place since the 2008 financial crisis are being lifted.
Improved hotel bookings and increased tax-free shopping and air traffic show that tourists are returning to Europe after recent security fears.
UK exports rose quickly towards the end of 2016 and early in 2017 along with factory output growth which was at the strongest in seven years.
US employers added 235,000 workers in February and wages picked up, giving the Federal Reserve the rational to start raising interest rates again soon
There's an indication that higher inflation is hitting retail sales in Spain. They were up by just 0.1 percent in January from a year earlier.