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Mercer’s 2018 Global Quality of Living Ranking

For the ninth consecutive year, Vienna, Austria tops our Quality of Living ranking. Zurich, Switzerland and Munich, Germany followed Vienna. Western European cities continues to surpass the rest of the world when it comes to expatriate quality of living by taking 8 of the top spots. Mercer’s authoritative Quality of Living Survey is the most comprehensive …
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Mercer’s 2017 Global Quality of Living Ranking

Vienna, Austria was once again ranked the city with the highest quality of life — for the eighth year in a row. Zurich, Switzerland and Aukland, New Zealand followed Vienna. Mercer’s authoritative Quality of Living Survey is the most comprehensive in the world, taking the city’s political and social environment, medical care and health considerations, public …
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The World’s Most Expensive Cities for Expatriates 2015

Luanda, the capital of Angola in Southern Africa is the world’s most expensive city to live in for expatriates, according to Mercer‘s latest annual cost of living survey. The city has regularly come in at Number 1 in recent years, except in 2012 when it was ousted by Tokyo. Imported products and services that ensure safe …
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2013 Cost of Living Ranking

Luanda, the capital of Angola in Southern Africa, has overtaken Tokyo as the world’s most expensive city to live in for expatriates, according to Mercer‘s latest annual cost of living survey. The oil-rich nation, which struggles with high costs of accommodation and imported goods, is back at the top of the rankings after falling into …
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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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Talent Mobility Good Practices

The World Economic Forum in collaboration with Mercer has just published “Talent Mobility Good Practices: Collaboration at the Core of Driving Economic Growth”. The report is based on 55 case studies from around the world. It shows concrete actions that organizations – including companies, governments, academic institutions, and non-profit entities – have implemented to address …
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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 2011. Zurich and Auckland follow in second and third place in the ranking, while Barcelona and Madrid rank in 40th and 43rd position, respectively. Mercer conducts the survey to help governments and multinational companies compensate employees …
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The World’s Most Expensive Cities for Expatriates

The capital of Angola is the world’s most expensive city for expatriates, according to the Mercer Worldwide Cost of Living Survey. Tokyo, regularly rated as one of the world’s most expensive cities, occupies second place followed by Ndjamena, the capital of Chad, in third. Barcelona, meanwhile, lies in 49th position. The survey, which covers 214 …
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Transforming Pensions and Healthcare in a Rapidly Ageing World

The World Economic Forum, with the collaboration of Mercer and the OECD, has just launched the report, “Transforming Pensions and Healthcare in a Rapidly Ageing World: Opportunities and Collaborative Strategies.” The study addresses the question of ageing societies from a perspective that integrates implications and solutions for both healthcare and pensions, focusing on opportunities and …
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