G7 meeting in Japan is discussing measures to imporove the sluggish world economy, as well as the over-production of steel in China.
G7 countries and leading technology companies including Google, Facebook and Twitter have agreed to work together to combat online terror propaganda. The accord is aimed at blocking jihadi content online.
The G7 declaration will give US President Donald Trump time to decide whether to keep the US in the Paris climate agreement. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has described the discussion on climate as "very unsatisfying."
President Donald Trump's Paris climate pullout looks set to be rebuffed at a meeting of G7 environment chiefs in Italy. Germany, China and California have already signaled initiatives to keep the 2015 accord on track.
The chancellor has fought for international climate agreements but critics say she has let industry profits win out at home. What will another four years of Merkel mean for Germany's battle against carbon emissions?
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