Post Editors

Post Editors

Ireland must take heed of watchdog’s warning on budget

Ireland must take heed of watchdog’s warning on budget

What has Ireland learned from the financial crisis? For anyone who has read last week’s analysi...

We need a smart strategy for the AI jobs revolution

We need a smart strategy for the AI jobs revolution

Last week, while launching the government’s Future Jobs strategy in Dublin, Taoiseach Leo Varad...

Possibility of hard Brexit demands financial caution

Possibility of hard Brexit demands financial caution

There is currently a national publicity campaign to encourage more drivers to switch from petrol ...

SBP editorial: Brexiteers must make the best of their bad situation

SBP editorial: Brexiteers must make the best of their bad situation

The draft withdrawal treaty which was released in Brussels last week represents the culmination o...

SBP editorial: Building upward must be part of housing plan

SBP editorial: Building upward must be part of housing plan

Ireland’s housing problem is multi-layered and seemingly intractable. There is no single soluti...

SBP editorial: The health service must function outside politics

SBP editorial: The health service must function outside politics

Every week, we seem to find ourselves with another crisis or problem in the health service. Last ...

SBP editorial: We finally have the outline of a Brexit solution at hand

SBP editorial: We finally have the outline of a Brexit solution at hand

The former SDLP leader Seamus Mallon recently spoke about his view of what would happen with the ...

Donohoe needs to stand firm on EU’s tech tax land grab

Donohoe needs to stand firm on EU’s tech tax land grab

The British government announced last week that it intended to introduce a levy on tech companies...

No more demeaning of public debate

No more demeaning of public debate

Public representatives and officials need to be held to account when they make errors. Equally, t...

SBP editorial: Green affair shows money can’t always silence everything

SBP editorial: Green affair shows money can’t always silence everything

Philip Green was once described as the unacceptable face of capitalism. Last week, that reputatio...

SBP editorial: Time to look at bankers’ salary cap

SBP editorial: Time to look at bankers’ salary cap

The loss of both a chief executive and chief financial officer in rapid succession in AIB is not ...

A dangerous time to be a journalist

A dangerous time to be a journalist

The Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2. He hasn’t been seen since, and is suspected to have been murdered and dismembered inside the consulate in the most grisly fashion.

Why Áras challengers are failing to convince

Why Áras challengers are failing to convince

Anything could happen in the final days of the presidential election campaign, and there are plen...

SBP editorial: The endless cycle of tribunals shows we have learned nothing

SBP editorial: The endless cycle of tribunals shows we have learned nothing

The names trip off the tongue. Glackin, McCracken, Finlay, Moriarty, Mahon, Morris, Smithwick, Ch...

SBP editorial: Budget adroitly managed, but we must stay the course

SBP editorial: Budget adroitly managed, but we must stay the course

It has been a strange budget week, overshadowed by events outside the Dáil. The funeral of the c...