Sunday, May 15, 2005

Come Back to Jamaica


CanYouEerMeNow
Originally uploaded by lowereastside.
Ok Quit your moanin'. You think your cell phone was expensive? Be glad you don't live in Jamaica. You see the two companies that were subsidizing their cell phone market have pulled out and...

"A check by the Business Observer shows that phones that cost between $2,000 and $3,000 late last year now sell for $4,000 and more."

Why are you telling me? you might say. Well I leave for Jamaica in the morning and thought I'd go topical. And with that I say "see you next week."

Jamaica Observer Article

Yes I know about this:
1 US Dollar = 80.10000 Jamaican Dollar
but it just kills the impact of the story.


1 comment:

Walking Spanish said...

Last time i was in Jamaica - it was $1US = $7JA.
camped on a beach for 2 weeks - although i wouldnt recommend trying that any more.