The European Commission says the controversial EU-Canada free trade deal - CETA - cannot be renegotiated, despite much opposition in Europe.
Minutes from the Federal Reserve's September meeting show the majority of policy-makers expect a hike in US interest rates by the end of the year.
More small and medium-sized businesses are pessimistic about the future than positive for the first time in four years, according to an industry body.
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