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Irish economic activity 7 per cent higher than this time last year

Real GDP rose by 1.4 per cent relative to the previous quarter

Barry J Whyte

Chief Feature Writer

@whytebarry
10th December, 2015
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Dublin Port figures reflecting economic recovery. Pic: Rollingnews.ie

The level of economic activity in Ireland was 7 per cent higher in the third quarter of this year than in the same period last year, according to new figures announced by the Department of Finance today.

Ireland's gross domestic product - sum of the value of all goods and services produced within the country - rose by 1.4 per cent this quarter compared to the previous quarter.

According to figures just released by the Department of...

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