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These Are the World’s Most Expensive Cities for Expats

  • Asian cities prominent in list of top ten most expensive
  • Rankings are from Mercer’s annual cost of living report
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Hong Kong is the world’s most expensive city for expats, a new report says#tictocnews (Source: Bloomberg)

Hong Kong is the world’s most expensive city for expatriates, according to an annual cost of living report produced by consultancy Mercer.

The finance hub tops an Asia-dominated list with Tokyo in second place, Singapore fourth, Seoul fifth, Shanghai seventh and Beijing in ninth place. Outside of Asia, European and African cities were among the priciest cities for employees. Zurich ranked third and Luanda came in sixth.