Standard and Poor’s Standing Firm

Jamaica Observer: “Standard and Poor’s standing firm”

NEW YORK, USA – Standard and Poor’s (S&P), the international rating agency which on Monday downgraded Jamaica’s credit worthiness, is standing by its assessment in the face of strong opposition by the Jamaican Government.

Jamaica Gleaner: “BOJ assures market of continuity – Trading stable amid upheavals”

The Bank of Jamaica weighed in Tuesday on the change in leadership at the central bank but confined its comments to an assurance to the market that investors could expect continuity in its operations, with no reference to policy prescriptions.