Zurich and Paris have joined Hong Kong to become the world"s 3 most expensive cities – all thanks to COVID-19. Here"s the full list.

Singapore and Osaka, that were joint-first in 2019, slid down the rankings to fourth and fifth place respectively, according to a new report. Hong Kong.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytNov 22nd, 2020

Inside homes in one of the world"s most overcrowded and expensive cities

Hong Kong has the smallest average house size in the world and its also the most expensive city, so its residents are having to come up with alternative solutions to regular living......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 2nd, 2019

Singapore, Hong Kong, and Paris Tied as the World’s Most Expensive Cities

New York and Los Angeles are the only North American cities in the top 10. There's not just one most expensive city this year, but three. According to the annual Worldwide Cost of Living survey by the Economist I.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 19th, 2019

Paris ties Singapore, Hong Kong as world"s priciest cities

Paris has climbed to the top of the world's priciest city for expatriates, tied first with Singapore and Hong Kong according to a survey Tuesday that named the capital of strife-torn Venezuela as the cheapest......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 19th, 2019

Billionaires in NYC have fewer billions

New York is known as one of the world's most expensive cities. Last week the Forbes billionaires list showed the wealthiest of the wealthy don't live here. While Kylie Jenner hogged headlines for... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 12th, 2019

The 24 most expensive cities around the world to rent a 2-bedroom apartment

iStock/TomasSereda Hong Kong is the most expensive city in the world to rent a two-bedroom apartment, according to a r.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 30th, 2018

Hong Kong Confirms First Case Of COVID-19 Reinfection Anywhere In The World

Hong Kong Confirms First Case Of COVID-19 Reinfection Anywhere In The World Tyler Durden Mon, 08/24/2020 - 15:00 Remember when the 'experts' warned that there was no credible evidence of cor.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytAug 24th, 2020

World shares march higher as S&P 500 nears all-time record

Markets rose in Paris, London, Tokyo and Hong Kong even as the tally of confirmed new coronavirus cases grew......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 11th, 2020

Hong Kong closed its entire school system over less than 100 new COVID-19 cases. Trump is pushing to send 57 million kids back to school in the middle of the world"s worst outbreak.

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 10th, 2020

Startups ditch their offices, ponder a life away from S.F.

In the wake of Covid-19, and having been working remotely from home for 2 months, many founders of early-stage startups reconsider the value of being located in the one of most expensive cities in the world......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2020

This Hong Kong restaurant group created a manual about how to handle the pandemic, and it"s become a blueprint guide for restauranteurs around the world

Courtesy of Black Sheep Restaurants The owners of a Hong Kong restaurant group created a COVID-19 manual that was released publically and has become a blueprint guide for restauranteurs around the world. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 10th, 2020

Morgan Stanley is still hosting Hong Kong summit, just virtually

Add Morgan Stanley to the list of companies forced to change plans because of the coronavirus outbreak. The bank’s 10th annual Hong Kong Investor Summit will become a virtual event instead of taking... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkFeb 20th, 2020

The 11 most expensive cities to live in around the world in 2020

AP Photo / Jae C. Hong The 16th Annual Demographia International Housing Affordab.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 20th, 2020

These are the world’s most expensive cities for luxuries

Wealthy bargain hunters should be wary of getting married in New York, hiring lawyers in Hong Kong or buying fine wines in Rio de Janeiro......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 16th, 2020

Living the high life? The world’s most expensive city revealed in new report

Hong Kong has emerged as the world’s most expensive city for luxury lifestyle, while three U.S. cities, the most of any country, also feature highly, according to a new report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 15th, 2020

City"s free parking spots are worth upward of $6K a year

Contrary to the practice in other big cities in the U.S. and around the world, parking on most New York City streets is free to all. But it’s an expensive sort of free. For one thing, finding a space... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 26th, 2019

U.S. is no longer world"s most competitive economy

The U.S. dropped from the top spot in the ’s annual competitiveness report, losing out to Singapore. Hong Kong, the Netherlands and Switzerland made up the rest of the top five, according to the WEF... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 12th, 2019

Hong Kong Hotels Slash Prices As Protests Deter Tourists: Cheapest Room Now Just $9

Hong Kong Hotels Slash Prices As Protests Deter Tourists: Cheapest Room Now Just $9 Hong Kong was until very recently the world's most expensive housing market, featuring s.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 26th, 2019

The world"s biggest brewer may resurrect its massive Hong Kong IPO

Anheuser-Busch InBev has resumed its application to list its Asia business in Hong Kong, two months after pulling what would have been the biggest IPO of the year......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 12th, 2019

"I See No Future Here": Migration To Taiwan Surges 28% As Hong Kong Residents Flee

Hong Kong was already one of the world's most unaffordable cities before the unrest over the extradition bill started 11 weeks ago. But now, it's both .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 20th, 2019

World"s biggest beer maker looks to list shares in Asia

AB Inbev, the world's biggest brewer and the owner of brands like Bud and Stella Artois, is considering listing some of the shares of its Asian business on the Hong Kong stock exchange......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 7th, 2019