Jamaican Dollar

Jamaican Dollar

Jamaican Dollar overview

The dollar has been the currency of Jamaica since 1969. It is often abbreviated "J$", the J serving to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is divided into 100 cents.

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Jamaican Dollar news

RJRGLEANER Honour Awards | For Entertainment: Reggae Sumfest 2018 - Showcasing Jamaica superstars

ON THE AWARD: "I think it's great to be acknowledged. Acknowledgements don't really come easy here in Jamaica and I think it's just part of my journey here in Jamaica and I think it's wonderful. I am very thankful."VISION FOR JAMAICA: "The reason...

6 days indicative positive
Jamaican dollar dips more than $1 against US in a day

The Jamaican dollar depreciated by $1.08 against the US dollar on Thursday, according to the trading summary from the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ). It closed at $130.65 again

6 days indicative negative
Jamaican dollar declines 10 cents vs greenback

The Jamaican dollar devalued by 10 cents against the United States dollar during Wednesday’s trading, according to the trading summary from the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ)

7 days indicative negative
Jamaican dollar closes at $129.47

The Jamaican dollar devalued by 42 cents against the US dollar during Tuesday’s trading day according to the trading summary from the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ). The Jamaic

8 days indicative negative
Jamaican dollar appreciates by three cents

The Jamaican dollar appreciated by three cents against its US counterpart during Monday's trading, according to the trading summary from the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ). The

9 days indicative negative
O-Wrap: Hermitage Dam at 42.5%... Gov’t testing NIDS verification system... Explain the falling dollar, PNP insists

In case you missed it, here are the OBSERVER ONLINE'S top 10 story for today: 1. ...

10 days conditional neutral
Jamaican dollar declines 28 cents against US greenback

The Jamaican dollar depreciated by 28 cents against its US counterpart on Thursday, according to the trading summary from the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ). It close

13 days indicative negative
Kelly's World | 2018 was some year

You know, it seems like a few weeks ago that it was January 2018, and yet, here we are ready to step into January 2019. That was quick!For sure, 2018 was a bit of a roller coaster for Jamaicans.We had to deal with zones of special operations (ZOSOs...

17 days indicative positive
Doing the right thing — the story of Sandals

Sandals may not be the world's largest resort chain, however it is one of the w...

20 days conditional positive
Jamaican dollar inching towards $129 against greenback

The Jamaican dollar depreciated by 30 cents against its US counterpart on Thursday, according to the foreign exchange trading summary from the Bank of Jamaica. The loc

20 days indicative negative

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