Friday 13 December, 2019

Jamaican dollar hits new low

The Jamaican dollar hit a new low against its US counterpart on Wednesday, according to the Bank of Jamaica trading summary.

The dollar closed at $131.58 from $130.29.

The previous low was $131.31 last September, but it revalued during much of early 2018.

The Canadian dollar closed at $99.96 from $101.47 while the British pound sterling closed at $176.28 from $174.69.

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