Jamaican dollar down by 15 cents

The Jamaican dollar depreciated by 15 cents against the US dollar on Monday, according to the trading summary from the Bank of Jamaica. The Jamaican dollar closed at $132.21 from&nbs...

February 05, 2019
Business

No foreign exchange shortage - BOJ

The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) is advising that there is no shortage of foreign exchange on the local market.  In a press release on Friday, the central bank said gross foreign exchange earnings fl...

February 01, 2019
Business

PNP wants answers on US dollar shortage

The Opposition People’s National Party (PNP) is urging both the Minister of Finance and the Governor of the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) to immediately address what it said is the “continuing severe shortage...

February 01, 2019
Business

BOJ appoints new deputy governors

The Bank of Jamaica (BoJ) has appointed Natalie Haynes and E. George Roper to its Executive Management Team, effective February 18, 2019. Both Haynes and Roper have been appointed Deputy Governors ...

January 30, 2019
Business

Jamaican dollar down by 83 cents

The Jamaican dollar depreciated by 83 cents on Monday against its US counterpart, according to the market summary by the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ). The Jamaican dollar closed $134.31 from&nbs...

January 29, 2019
Business