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Irish retail sales rebound in December

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Irish retail sales volumes increased by 5.8% year-on-year in December from annual growth of 1.4% in November, the Central Statistics Office said on Tuesday.

Retail sales volumes were 3.6% higher in December when compared with November, the data showed, with sales of food, beverages and tobacco showing the largest increase.

(Reporting by Graham Fahy; Editing by Alison Williams)