Quality vs Quantity

In case, you have not heard about it, Mercer, a HR consultancy firm has recently conducted a survey on the quality of living of various countries around the world.Here is the survey for the cost of living  for 143 cities:

1. Moscow
2. London
3. Seoul
4. Tokyo
5. Hong Kong
6. Copenhagen
7. Geneva
8. Osaka
9. Zurich
10. Oslo
11. Milan
12. St Petersburg
13. Paris
14. Singapore
15. New York

wow… we are definitely honured that the little red dot is between New York and Paris…so First class lol.. so have we achieved other world class standard in other areas?Here is a survey for the quality of living released recently

30. Helsinki
30. Adelaide
32. Brisbane
33. Paris
34. Singapore
35. Tokyo
36. Lyon
37. Boston
38. Yokohama
39. London
40. Kobe

So we pay more to get a lousier quality of living?( Singapore is at 34th position)Here is another for the sanitation in cities around the world..

42. Yokohama
43. Melbourne
43. Perth
45. Berlin
46. Yokkaichi
47. Brisbane
48. Glasglow
49.  Seattle
50. Singapore

So the Clean and Green City is ranked 50 across the world? hmm.. If we are advertising to tourist that we are a Green City, how clean exactly are we really?

For more information, click on this and this..

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~ by rojakgeekiness on June 20, 2007.

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