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Cost of Living

UAE Residents Worried About Cost of Living Being Raised by VAT

• yallacompare survey finds 44.6% are worried about not being able to afford the increased cost of living as a result of VAT being...

A Campaign To Encourage Personal Saving Launched in Dubai

National Bonds, a leading UAE investment company, has launched a nationwide campaign to encourage UAE residents to identify personal challenges to saving in a...

VAT to Increase Costs for Real Estate Investors Across GCC

A survey of local investment professionals across the GCC region revealed that real estate is likely to become a costlier investment following the implementation...

World Day for Decent Work: Pay People a Decent Wage

This year marks the 10th World Day for Decent Work on October 7. A day when working people and their unions, backed by community...

HSBC Expat Explorer 2017: Best Countries for Expats

83% of expats feel confident about Singapore’s political stability and 73% about the local economy Norway, up four places, misses out on the...

Cost of Education in UAE 2nd Highest Worldwide

When it comes to investing in a child's education, parents in Hong Kong spend the most; on average over $130,000 from primary school all...

5 Ways Living in Dubai is Costing You

Staying on a budget while living in Dubai is incredibly difficult. Learn how you can organize your personal finance to stay on budget while...

What Does Dubai’s Rising Cost of Living Mean for the City?

Dubai has long been a popular destination for tourists and mobile workers alike. With a strong economy and numerous opportunities for those looking for...

Dubai, Abu Dhabi Ranked Most Expensive Cities for Expats in Middle...

Dubai rises to Top 20 of the world’s most expensive cities for expatriates to live in Abu Dhabi (23rd) and Riyadh (52nd) also...

World’s Most Expensive Cities Are in Asia

Singapore retains its title as the world’s most expensive city for a fourth year in row, followed by Hong Kong and Zurich, the latest...

Dubai – Best City for Expats in MENA, 74th Globally

Dubai ranks 74th globally in overall quality of living, making it the number one city in the Middle East and Africa region for...

Where expats earn the most?

European countries are top destinations for those looking to grow their careers outside of their home countries, according to HSBC’s latest Expat Explorer survey....

Dubai among Most Expensive Cities for New Year’s Eve Celebrations

International currency exchange firm Travelex revealed where New Year’s Eve travelers can get the best value to bring in the New Year. Dubai has again...

Best Countries for Expats in 2016

Are you curious about where expats enjoy the best work-life balance? Which countries are great, or less than great, for raising children abroad? Or...

Most Expensive Cities to Set Up a Business in 2016

A recently released report from a property broker has found the most expensive cities for companies to rent and occupy office space and housing...

Dubai – 6th Most Expensive City on Airbnb

Bloomberg's World Airbnb Cost Index ranked more than 100 cities for the average cost for two people, Dubai came in at $168, more expensive...

Dubai, Abu Dhabi amongst The Most Expensive Cities Worldwide

Dubai and Abu Dhabi have been ranked the most expensive cities to live in across the Middle East, according to Mercer’s 2016 Cost of...

2016 Most Expensive Cities for Expats Revealed; Dubai and Abu Dhabi...

According to Mercer’s 2016 Cost of Living Survey, Hong Kong tops the list of most expensive cities for expatriates, pushing Luanda, Angola to second...

World’s most expensive cities in 2016 revealed

The Economist Intelligence Unit has released its Worldwide Cost of Living Report 2016, ranking the world's most expensive cities. The report is based on the...

73 percent of UAE residents admit they have debt with UAE...

73 percent of UAE residents surveyed by compareit4me group admitted to having some kind of debt with UAE banks, with credit cards topping the...

Why there are so many abandoned cars in Dubai nowadays?

If you haven't seen them in your neighbourhood, you most probably have heard about the abandoned cars on the radio while you have been...

British Expats Highly Satisfied with Life Standard in UAE

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) provides many economic opportunities, offering career advancement and generous benefits packages in a destination with an extensive expat network....

Prices and Earnings 2015: Most Expensive Cities in the World

New York, Miami, Los Angeles and Chicago are among only seven in the world where the average worker needs to work less than 30...

Dubai Inflation up 0.82% in August

The monthly consumer price index in Dubai rose another 0.82 per cent in August compared to July, according to a report released by the...