BoJ seminar highlights need to reduce financial risk

Jamaica Observer: “BoJ seminar highlights need to reduce financial risk”

Last Friday, the Bank of Jamaica held an important seminar, in conjunction with the DeLisle Worrell-led Caribbean Centre for Money and Finance, on “Strategies to cope with Global Uncertainty – Choices for Caribbean Business and Finance”.

Jamaica Observer: “Exchange rate outlook positive for near term following 2008/2009 spike”

One might think that the trend in devaluation of the Jamaican dollar over the past two decades has been consistent. However, a closer look reveals a less uniform movement with periodic spurts.

Jamaica Observer: “Jamaica plummets in World Bank’s Doing Business ranking”

Jamaica’s ranking dropped eight places to 75 out of 183 countries in the World Bank’s Doing Business 2010 report – a report measuring the ease of doing business.