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Top 100 City Destination Ranking

Hong Kong is the top city destination in the world, with 27.77 million international visitors in 2015, according to Euromonitor International’s latest Top 100 City Destinations Ranking. London pulled in 17.40 million, just ahead of Bangkok at 17.03 million. In Spain, Barcelona and Madrid performed well, despite growing protests (especially in Barcelona) against the negative impacts of mass tourism. …
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Global Liveability Ranking 2016

The latest findings of The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Ranking – which provides scores for lifestyle challenges in 140 cities worldwide – show that although Melbourne has retained its crown as the world’s most liveable city (for the sixth year in a row), liveability has deteriorated in 29 of the 140 cities (20 per …
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Top 100 City Destinations Ranking

For the sixth consecutive year, Hong Kong is the top city destination in the world, with 27.8 million international visitors in 2014, according to Euromonitor International’s latest Top 100 City Destinations Ranking. London, which last crowned the list in 2009, pulled in a mere 17.38 million, just ahead of Singapore at 17.09 million. The highest-placed Spanish …
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Building Better Cities

Toronto, Vancouver and Singapore emerged as the top three cities in APEC in which to live and do business, according to PwC Building Better Cities survey. The PwC study gives city leaders a view of where they are now, and it hopes to inspire cities within APEC to collaborate and seek advice to solve tenacious problems. The …
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Global Liveability Ranking 2015

For the fifth year in a row, Melbourne in Australia claimed the top spot as the world’s most liveable city, followed swiftly by Vienna, Vancouver and Toronto. The Global Liveability Ranking 2015 looks at the “liveability” of 140 cities across the globe. It’s compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit, which gives cities a rank out of 100 …
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IESE Cities in Motion Index 2015

Barcelona and Madrid are Spain’s smartest cities, according to the IESE Cities in Motion (ICIM) index 2015. The survey is developed by the Center for Globalization and Strategy (CGS) under the direction of professors Pascual Berrone and Joan Enric Ricart. According to the ranking, the global top ten is headed by London, followed by New …
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The Safest Cities In The World

Tokyo named the world’s safest city, according to The Economist’s 2015 Safe Cities Index, followed by Singapore and Osaka in second and third position respectively. Barcelona in 15th position and Madrid 21st, the only two Spanish cities to make the top 50 list.  Here are the factors it ranks 50 cities on: Digital security — …
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World’s Most Visited Cities

London has topped the list as the destination of choice for international travelers for the third time in four years, according to the annual MasterCard Global Destinations Cities Index of the 132 most traveled cities from around the world. Bangkok itself slipped to second, after political unrest in the country discouraged international visitors, followed by Paris …
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Cities of Opportunity index

London has finished top of PwC’s Cities of Opportunity index for the first time, followed by New York and Singapore, according to the Cities of Opportunity report published by PwC together with The Partnership for New York City. Now in its sixth year, the index analyzes the top 30 capitals of finance, commerce and culture. Madrid held on …
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The Best Cities in the World to Live In

Vienna is the city with the best living standard in the world, according to Mercer’s Quality of Living Index 2012. Zurich and Auckland follow in second and third place in the ranking, while Barcelona and Madrid rank in 40th and 49th position, respectively. Mercer conducts the survey to help governments and multinational companies compensate employees …
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