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EUROPE FALLS BEHIND USA IN COST OF LIVING

EUROPE FALLS BEHIND USA IN COST OF LIVING

Press releases   •   Jun 13, 2019 11:57 BST

Europe now accounts for less than a fifth of the world’s top 100 most expensive cities due to weakened euro.

UK overtakes Japan as most expensive country to send expatriates

UK overtakes Japan as most expensive country to send expatriates

Press releases   •   May 22, 2019 11:45 BST

The average pay package for an expatriate in the UK has risen by over GBP 40 000 despite salaries remaining static.

UK overtakes Japan as most expensive country to send expatriates

UK overtakes Japan as most expensive country to send expatriates

Press releases   •   May 21, 2019 14:37 BST

- The average pay package for an expatriate in the UK has risen by over GBP 40 000 despite salaries remaining static - Overall annual cost of sending an expat middle manager to the UK is now GBP 311 240, 82% of which is to cover tax and essential costs - Swiss salaries highest in Europe, GBP 10 992 more than UK mid-level pay

Hong Kong remains the most expensive location for expats to rent

Press releases   •   Mar 14, 2019 10:35 GMT

- Hong Kong is the most expensive place in the world for expatriate rental accommodation, with average monthly costs of USD 10 929 - New York in second place with an average monthly rent of USD 10 101 - Tokyo third in the rankings, London fourth - Big rises in rent across the Eurozone - with Lisbon and Madrid both jumping 45 places in rankings, and Dublin rent increases by USD 880.

Dublin enters the top ten most liveable cities for Europeans

Press releases   •   Feb 13, 2019 11:26 GMT

Dublin re-enters the top 10 most liveable cities in the world thanks to improved personal safety in 2018.

Edinburgh remains most liveable UK city for European expats

Press releases   •   Feb 13, 2019 10:07 GMT

Edinburgh is the only UK city in the top 20 most liveable cities in the world for European expats, closely followed by Aberdeen at 21.

UK REMAINS CHEAP FOR OVERSEAS BUSINESSES AHEAD OF BREXIT

Press releases   •   Dec 17, 2018 18:16 GMT

UK has dropped 81 places in the Cost of Living ranking since the Brexit referendum, as the weakened post-referendum pound makes UK one of cheapest countries in Europe for international employees

Hong Kong salary increases continue to be among the lowest in Asia

Hong Kong salary increases continue to be among the lowest in Asia

Press releases   •   Nov 22, 2018 16:16 GMT

- The average salary increase in Hong Kong is forecast to be only 1.9% above inflation in 2019 - Singapore and China will both see higher salary increases than Hong Kong next year

Singapore employees to receive 2.6% salary increase in 2019, according to ECA International

Singapore employees to receive 2.6% salary increase in 2019, according to ECA International

Press releases   •   Nov 22, 2018 12:50 GMT

Average real salary increase in Singapore forecast to be 2.6%, down from 2.9% in 2018, due to higher inflation

UK SALARIES SET TO RISE IN 2019

UK SALARIES SET TO RISE IN 2019

Press releases   •   Nov 22, 2018 09:38 GMT

UK professionals are expected to receive 0.8% real-terms salary increase in 2019, double the increase received in 2018 (0.4%).

The price of beer rises 5% in Munich, but Oktoberfest remains a bargain for overseas visitors

Press releases   •   Sep 21, 2018 13:16 BST

The price of a beer in Munich, the home of Oktoberfest, has risen 5% from last year but despite this, Munich remains a cheaper location than many other cities around the world. These are some of the latest findings of global mobility experts, ECA International (ECA).

New York remains the most expensive location in the world for business travel

New York remains the most expensive location in the world for business travel

Press releases   •   Apr 17, 2018 17:39 BST

- New York City remains the most expensive city in the world to visit for business - A typical business trip to New York would cost an average of USD 793 per day - Two American cities and two Caribbean cities make the global top ten

The price of business travel to Singapore continues to rise

The price of business travel to Singapore continues to rise

Press releases   •   Apr 17, 2018 16:46 BST

- Singapore now the joint third most expensive location in Asia for a business trip - Hong Kong is the most expensive location in Asia for business travel - Malaysian cities continue to be the cheapest locations for business travel

Hong Kong replaces Tokyo as most expensive business travel location in Asia

Hong Kong replaces Tokyo as most expensive business travel location in Asia

Press releases   •   Apr 17, 2018 15:58 BST

- Hong Kong is the most expensive city in Asia for business travel - Tokyo drops down to second place, after previously overtaking Hong Kong - A typical business trip in Hong Kong costs over USD 500 per day

London drops out of top ten most expensive business travel locations in the world

London drops out of top ten most expensive business travel locations in the world

Press releases   •   Apr 17, 2018 15:45 BST

- Geneva is the most expensive city in Europe for the fourth year in a row, as Swiss cities dominate the top ten - London drops three places this year, down to the sixth most expensive city in Europe for business travel - UK cities all drop down the rankings compared to last year

Northern European cities offer best living conditions

Press releases   •   Mar 21, 2018 11:48 GMT

- ECA International reveals best and worst cities for air pollution, transport infrastructure, personal security and cultural barriers for European expats - Canadian cities offer Europeans better quality of life than many cities in Europe - Singapore continues to be the most liveable Asian city for Europeans

Hong Kong remains outside the top 25 most liveable cities for Asian expats

Hong Kong remains outside the top 25 most liveable cities for Asian expats

Press releases   •   Mar 13, 2018 12:18 GMT

- Hong Kong remains outside the top 25 at joint 28th in the liveability rankings - Singapore tops the list for most liveable location for Asian expats - Kuala Lumpur continues to drop and is only 126th in the rankings

Singapore once again the most liveable city for Asian expats

Singapore once again the most liveable city for Asian expats

Press releases   •   Mar 13, 2018 12:04 GMT

- Singapore tops the rankings for the most liveable location for Asian expats - Hong Kong continues to sit outside of the top 25 in the liveability rankings - Kuala Lumpur continues to drop and is only ranked 126th regionally - Japanese cities continue to perform strongly, with all surveyed locations featured in the top 40 for Asian expats

The Cost of Loving around the world

The Cost of Loving around the world

Press releases   •   Feb 14, 2018 12:01 GMT

How much could a night out this Valentine's Day cost you?

Singapore rental prices drop for expat workers

Singapore rental prices drop for expat workers

Press releases   •   Jan 16, 2018 16:05 GMT

• Singapore drops down the rankings of most expensive accommodation in Asia • Hong Kong remains the most expensive location in Asia • South East Asian locations including Kuala Lumpur, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta and Yangon, fall in rankings