The Baltic states' reliance on Russia for gas is a legacy of its five decades of Soviet rule

Lithuania signs US deal to replace Russian gas

28 Feb Lithuania said it had signed a trade agreement to buy liquified natural gas from the United States in a move aimed at reducing the EU Baltic state's heavy dependence on Russian gas deliveries.

US Q4 GDP revision was generally in line with expectations

US Q4 growth rate revised down to 2.2%

27 Feb US economic growth braked more sharply than initially thought in the fourth quarter amid a slow pace of stock accumulation by businesses and a wider trade deficit.

IAG reports 81% jump in profits for last year

IAG upgrades its 2015 profit forecast

27 Feb International Airlines Group today upgraded its profit forecast for 2015 by over 20%, after reporting a slightly better than expected 81% jump in profit last year.

Google's regional headquarters will remain in Dublin

Google merges European divisions - source

26 Feb Google has combined its two European regional divisions as it seeks to meet the challenges of tougher regulation across the continent, a source close to the company said today.