Rising prices in the property market led the Hong Kong in first place in the list of most expensive cities for accommodation of employees of foreign companies.
This is evidenced by data published by the international consulting firm Mercer, says with reference to .
The study took into account such factors as the cost of housing, transport, food, clothing, entertainment and services in 209 large settlements on the planet, but also fluctuations used national currencies. Based on the standard of living in new York.
Hong Kong is the leading housing prices, which are rising for 17 consecutive months. The cost of the monthly rent of two-bedroom apartment here averages $7671, compared with $5.7 thousand in new York.
So, Cup of coffee in the city will cost $7,74, and a liter of milk — $3,78 .
Second and third places went to Tokyo and Zurich. The top ten also hit Singapore, Seoul, the capital of Angola, Luanda, Shanghai, n’djamena (Republic of Chad), Beijing and the Swiss Canton of Bern.
The least expensive for accommodation of foreign experts recognized the Kyrgyz Bishkek, Tunis (the capital of the eponymous North African countries) and Tashkent.