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Singapore ranks #2 in Economic Freedom
Heritage Org 2018 List - USA is #18 and the UK is #8
Hong Kong vs. Singapore
Hong Kong, SIngapore and Shanghai lead the list of expensive rentals:
Top Five Healthiest Cities - Singapore #1
BBC article that rates cities according to this rubric:
"...ranging from readily available healthcare to excellent mass transit to a commitment to improving access to green spaces."
List of the top five healthiest cities:
Is this the best place in the world to be an expat?
Often considered a plumb location for international companies for a number of reasons. Article at BBC
"Singapore may hold the dubious title of “most expensive city in the world,” but it remains the most popular place for expats to live and work, according to an annual survey of expats released by HSBC. Expats praised the city-state for its appealing salaries, career development opportunities and quality of life. And despite the eye-watering cost of living day-to-day in Singapore (including transport costs three-times that of New York), more than a quarter of its expats who responded to the 2015 Expat Explorer survey said they earned more than $200,000 per annum (compared to just 13% of expats globally)."
Singapore #2 Efficient Health Care Systems
More: United Kingdom comes in at #14, and Greece ties with Germany at #30. The United States is ranked #46.
Bloomberg rankings on health care efficiency
The 2015 Top Expat Locations - Singapore #4
Article at Internations asked 14,000 respondents from 195 countries and overseas territories. The ranking has 64 locations as destinations for expats. The top ten ranking is:
- New Zealand
Singapore #9 - GDP Ranking of Countries
'Least Corrupt' countries - Singapore #5
Ranking of the 'least corrupt' countries from worldaudit.org:
- New Zealand
United States ranked #15.
Top 15 Working destinations for expats - Business Insider
Singapore is #3