S'pore world's most expensive city? No

ACCORDING to a report released on Monday by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Singapore has the dubious distinction of being the most expensive city in the world - a headline that was e-mailed, tweeted and broadcast across the globe.

Certainly, even by the standards of First World cities, Singapore is hardly low-cost. However, results vary from survey to survey. In another recent one by the real estate firm Savills released just before the EIU's, Hong Kong was named the most expensive city in...

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