Post Editors

Post Editors

Airlines can’t cut corners over cash concerns

Airlines can’t cut corners over cash concerns

A fear of flying is one of the more common phobias there is. On virtually every commercial flight, there is a sizeable minority of the passengers gripping their armrests, twitching at engine noises, and exhaling in relief when the plane touches the ground.

SBP editorial: May’s reliance on the DUP is foolhardy

SBP editorial: May’s reliance on the DUP is foolhardy

If a recent political opinion poll is to be believed, voters in the North are increasingly at odd...

SBP editorial: Don’t admire artists, admire artworks instead

SBP editorial: Don’t admire artists, admire artworks instead

The poet WB Yeats almost certainly meant it rhetorically: “How can we know the dancer from the ...

Important week for media, but clouds still hover

Important week for media, but clouds still hover

In its 30-year history, The Sunday Business Post has put reporting on genuine public interest iss...

Farming renders an Irexit impossible

Farming renders an Irexit impossible

Irish farming is no longer the dominant part of the economy it once was. Nowadays it has been ecl...

SBP editorial: Who should own Ireland’s rail network?

SBP editorial: Who should own Ireland’s rail network?

Ireland’s rail network has been in state hands since the conclusion of World War II and despite...

SBP editorial: State has failed to stem tide of violence

SBP editorial: State has failed to stem tide of violence

The so-called Hutch-Kinahan feud is believed to have started five years ago, and as one surveys t...

There should be no way back to public life for Ahern

There should be no way back to public life for Ahern

Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern’s long, slow rehabilitation continued last week with his appearan...

A380 failure has stark message for Ireland Inc

A380 failure has stark message for Ireland Inc

Airbus’s ambitious A380 – the so-called superjumbo, with in-flight showers and bars and unpar...

SBP editorial: Credit unions are a crucial part of the financial landscape

SBP editorial: Credit unions are a crucial part of the financial landscape

To get a sense of the difficulties faced by Irish credit unions, it is perhaps instructive to con...

SBP editorial: Kudos to Bezos for upholding a free press

SBP editorial: Kudos to Bezos for upholding a free press

Jeff Bezos, the billionaire founder of Amazon, is a complicated figure. The business he founded h...

What’s the point of an inquiry hobbled from the start?

What’s the point of an inquiry hobbled from the start?

Last week, we learned that the independent review into the cost over-runs in the National Childre...

No mystery to why top executives find private sector more attractive

No mystery to why top executives find private sector more attractive

The Irish economy is suffering from an extremely tight labour market and this is causing all sort...

SBP editorial: The nurses’ pay claim is difficult  to justify

SBP editorial: The nurses’ pay claim is difficult to justify

They constitute a third of all health employees in the health service, and they are often the hum...

SBP editorial: Social media firms are facing a new reality

SBP editorial: Social media firms are facing a new reality

Events last week, where some motorists shared gruesome images from a crash site on Dublin’s M50...