Post Editors

Post Editors

SBP editorial: Joining forces to protect journalism

SBP editorial: Joining forces to protect journalism

The Sunday Business Post was launched 29 years ago. Its mission was to bring strongly independent...

SBP editorial: There must be no backdown on the backstop

SBP editorial: There must be no backdown on the backstop

British prime minister Theresa May was making a lot of noise last week about the need for respect...

Forget the North Frederick Street fracas – we need action on housing

Forget the North Frederick Street fracas – we need action on housing

This newspaper has, for several years now, been among the loudest voices reporting on the housing...

Urgent task now is to implement Scally’s findings

Urgent task now is to implement Scally’s findings

It was to be expected that the publication of the excellent report by Dr Gabriel Scally would not...

Why we need a financial buffer

Why we need a financial buffer

The months before a budget can be a miasma of claims and demands and recommendations by every pol...

Regulate Airbnb now

Regulate Airbnb now

It is baffling that the Minister for Housing has not yet moved to regulate Airbnb. While no one i...

SBP editorial: Housing calamity is a generational event

SBP editorial: Housing calamity is a generational event

The Minister for Housing, Eoghan Murphy, has come in for considerable criticism in recent days. C...

SBP editorial: PCP bubble a risk to motor industry

SBP editorial: PCP bubble a risk to motor industry

In 2008, just before the crash and at the very peak of the Celtic Tiger, almost 190,000 new cars ...

The first editorials

The first editorials

Here, we reprint the first editorials published by The Sunday Business Post in its first edition on November 26, 1989

SBP editorial: Papal visit brings with it a sense of real reckoning

SBP editorial: Papal visit brings with it a sense of real reckoning

Despite the typically Irish warm welcome extended to Pope Francis during his visit here this week...

Short-term lets and the housing crisis

Short-term lets and the housing crisis

There is unquestionably a growing economic divide in Ireland. And, it is a divide based on age. E...

Despite flaws, GAA is a source of pride

Despite flaws, GAA is a source of pride

The GAA has endured a difficult summer. Much of this has been of its own making. The debacle surr...

Irish unity viable as long as all of us willing to sacrifice

Irish unity viable as long as all of us willing to sacrifice

It has always been the position of The Sunday Business Post that Ireland, north and south, should...

Government must stick to budget targets

Government must stick to budget targets

The Budget is two months away but already there has been talk of exemptions from commercial rates...

SBP editorial: Time to heed the warnings and show Irish firms some love

SBP editorial: Time to heed the warnings and show Irish firms some love

Within the space of 24 hours last week, the government received two serious warnings about the st...