Four European cities among world's most expensive

Four European cities among world's most expensive

Singapore continues to hold its number one spot for the fifth year running.

"Cities in the United Kingdom are becoming relatively more expensive for domestic consumers but they are becoming cheaper for foreigners because of the weakness of the pound", said Slavcheva.

Zurich, Geneva and Osaka, Japan, round out the top five most expensive cities.

Two U.S. cities also made this year's list: NY tied for seventh place with Copenhagen, Denmark, and Seoul, South Korea; Los Angeles came in tenth place along with Tel Aviv, Israel.

The City of Angels (LA) was named the 10th most expensive city in the world, along with Israel's Tel Aviv.

Cities of Bengaluru-India's technology capital, the southern city of Chennai, and the country's capital city New Delhi ranked among the world's ten cheapest cities in a ranking released by the Economist Intelligence Unit in its bi-annual survey on March 19.

But even the priciest cities haven't been immune to a slowdown in the housing market.

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Compared to previous year, USA cities have generally "became more expensive globally" due to the strong dollar.

However, the fact that the city had jumped six places in two years was "not insignificant".

However, Copenhagen's high ranking, joint seventh (along with Seoul), was thought to be due to relatively high transportation, recreation and personal care costs.

Currency volatility has caused in Istanbul in Turkey to fall 48 places since 2018, Moscow to fall 16 and Saint Petersburg to fall 14.

"Converging costs in traditionally more expensive cities are a testament to globalization and the similarity of tastes and shopping patterns", she said in a statement. Economies with appreciating currencies, such as the USA, climbed up the ranking significantly.

Amid the ongoing political and economic crisis in Venezuela, Caracas is the least expensive city in the world.

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