Jamaican dollar at $139.17

The Jamaica dollar started the trading week weaker having surpassed $139 to US$1, according to the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) trading summary. The dollar lost $0.50 on Monday to close at $139.17. The po...

January 21, 2020
Business

BOJ says no shortage of foreign exchange

The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) is insisting that there is no shortage of US dollars in the foreign exchange market, despite the recent slip in the value of the Jamaican dollar. The insistence on Wednesd...

January 16, 2020
Business

Jamaican dollar down by 72 cents

The Jamaica dollar depreciated on Monday and continues to trade at a weaker level since the start of January, according to the Bank of Jamaica trading summary. The dollar weakened by 72 cents on th...

January 14, 2020
Business