KINGSTON, Jamaica — The US dollar traded at an average J$106.12 on Friday, December 13, according to the Bank of Jamaica’s daily foreign exchange trading summary.
Trading closed at J$106.11 to one US dollar on Thursday.
Meanwhile, the Canadian dollar traded for J$99.93 and the British pound ended trading at J ...more »
CHINA is the old, filthy rich uncle who was brought along by a perverse destiny, and Jamaica is that poverty-stricken and pretty pre-teen niece who needs funds to allow her to be shepherded through primary, high school and university.
Sitting on her uncle's knees, she actually doesn't like him, and in many ways detests him, as his hands begin to wander to her unspeakable, protected areas. But her mother has told her to "Kibba yu mout, pickney! It nah kill yu. If a nuh him, di whole a wi woulda dead fi hungry."
Twenty-three years ago, when Dr Lloyd..........
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Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller inspects the guard on her recent trip to China.
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