The Jamaican dollar continues to depreciate against the major traded currencies this week, with the exception of the Euro. For the week ending August 24, the dollar fell as much as J$3.06.
The past fortnight has seen our nation’s newspapers, mass media and John Public speculating on a phantom takeover related to Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL). In what should have been a relatively straightforward series of events, unfortunate reporting created a maelstrom of opinions which were unfortunately, misguided.
We note an article in The Business Observer of Wednesday September 20, 2017 titled ‘Berger Paints to delist shares on the JSE’. In our opinion, this headline would be more accurate if it stated – ‘Berger Paints to delist shares on the JSE if new owners are successful in acquiring another 28.99% of ordinary share … Continued
When it comes to cutting things from your budget, it is often the smallest things that make the biggest impact. Think about items that you spend on monthly, that you could do without and always be open to exploring cost effective alternatives to products or services that you already use.