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Ulster Bank's survey of the Irish Construction sector indicates growth which has accelerated for the third consecutive month in April, posting a reading of 61.3, up from 60.8 in March, to reach a six-month high.  Momentum has picked up in April with output, new orders and employment all expanding at sharper rates compared to March.  All three subsectors – civil engineering, commercial activity and residential construction reported increases in activity.  The rate of job creation in the Irish construction sector also picked up at the start of the second quarter. The complete article is available Here