BOJ lowers policy interest rate again

The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) has again reduced the policy interest rate on overnight placements held by deposit-taking institutions by 25 basis points to 0.50 per cent effective Wednesday, August 28. ...

August 29, 2019
Jamaica News

March inflation rate at 0.8 per cent

The country recorded an inflation rate of 0.8 per cent in March according to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) Bulletin released on Tuesday by the Statistical Institute of Jamaica (STATIN). This movem...

April 16, 2019

Inflation lower than BOJ target

Declines in agricultural prices coupled with significant reductions in international oil prices in the December 2018 quarter, has caused Jamaica’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) to fall by 1 per cent&nbsp...

January 17, 2019
Jamaica News