Tag Archives: expat salary

Cost of Living – Africa April 2013

The most expensive countries in Africa are: Angola; Nigeria; Democratic Republic of Congo; Central African Republic, and Mozambique The most expensive cities to live in are: Luanda (Fourth most expensive in the world); Abuja; Lagos; Kinshasa; and Kano The cheapest city for expatriates to live … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 International cost of living, cost of living rankings | Tagged , , , , ,

Cost of Living Differences Around the World — Just How Big Are They?

What makes one city more expensive than another?  Why is Switzerland so expensive? Why is Tokyo no longer the most expensive place in the world? Switzerland is fragmented into different cultures and different languages in different geographical areas. In comparison to most countries, people do … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 International cost of living, cost of living calculator, cost of living comparison, cost of living ranking, cost of living rankings, Expatriate Pay, Expatriate Salary, Geneva, Switzerland, Tokyo, Zurich | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Spending and Cost of Living

  Spending patterns amongst expatriates on international assignments can vary a great deal. How do spending patterns impact expatriate salary calculations?   What expatriates spend their salaries on in their host country, is a result of a number of factors … Continue reading

Posted in cost of living | Tagged , , , , , , ,