Daily Archives: February 15, 2010

Adelaide Australia Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Australia is in Oceania, it is the continent between the Indian and South Pacific Oceans. CAPITAL CITY: Canberra LARGEST CITY: Sydney CURRENCY: Australian Dollar (AUD) ADELAIDE: is on the eastern side of Gulf St. Vincent on the Adelaide Plains. … Continue reading

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Yerevan Armenia Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Armenia is in South-western Asia, east of Turkey. CAPITAL CITY: Yerevan LARGEST CITY: Yerevan CURRENCY: Armenian Dram (AMD) ECONOMY: Armenia has switched to small-scale agriculture away from the large agro industrial complexes of the Soviet era. Yerevan is the … Continue reading

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Salary Purchasing Power Parity

Internationally comparable cost of living data is crucial to forming sustainable expatriate pay policies and monitoring progress. Market exchange rates give misleading comparisons because they do not reflect salary purchasing power differences. Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) accounts for price differences … Continue reading

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Buenos Aires, Argentina Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Argentina is in Southern South America, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Chile and Uruguay. CAPITAL CITY: Buenos Aires LARGEST CITY: Buenos Aires CURRENCY: Argentine Peso (ARS) ECONOMY: Argentina’s economy comprises rich natural resources, it has a highly literate … Continue reading

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Saint Johns Antigua and Barbuda Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Antigua and Barbuda are in the Caribbean, they are islands between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, east-southeast of Puerto Rico. CAPITAL CITY OF ANTIGUA: Saint John’s LARGEST CITY OF BARBUDA: Codrington CURRENCY: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD) … Continue reading

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Luanda Angola Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Angola is in Southern Africa, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Namibia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. CAPITAL CITY: Luanda LARGEST CITY: Luanda CURRENCY: Angolan New Kwanza (AON) ECONOMY: Angola has had a high growth rate which … Continue reading

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