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Top 100 world cities for an innovation economy in 2011

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The world’s largest city classification and ranking with 331 benchmark cities classified, and top 125 cities ranked in 2011, of which the top 100 are listed below. Based on 2thinknow analysis of cities in what our analysts term the ‘global innovation economy’. Annual since 2007. GLOBAL RANK CITY COUNTRY VIEW 1 Boston United States   […]

List of central business districts in Europe

City Country Business District Amsterdam The Netherlands Zuidas Athens Greece Syntagma Square Barcelona Spain Diagonal Mar, Gran Via Belgrade Serbia Novi Beograd Berlin Germany Mitte Birmingham England, UK City Centre Bratislava Slovakia Brussels Belgium Quartier Léopold Bucharest Romania Budapest Hungary Cologne Germany Innenstadt Copenhagen Denmark Dortmund Germany City Dublin Ireland 2/4 Districts and IFSC Düsseldorf […]

List of Olympic Host Cities

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Olympiad Year Host City, Country I 1896 Athens, Greece II 1900 Paris, France III 1904 St Louis, USA 1906 Athens, Greece IV 1908 London, Great Britain V 1912 Stockholm, Sweden VI 1916 Berlin, Germany (not held) VII 1920 Antwerp, Belgium VIII 1924 Paris, France IX 1928 Amsterdam, Holland X 1932 Los Angeles, USA XI 1936 […]

Helsinki

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Helsinki is the capital and largest city in Finland. It is in the region of Uusimaa, located in southern Finland, on the shore of the Gulf of Finland, an arm of the Baltic Sea. The population of the city of Helsinki is 588,941 (31 January 2011), making it by far the most populous municipality in […]

Largest Cities in Europe

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Rank City Country Population 1 MOSKVA (Moscow) Russia 8,297,000 2 LONDON UK 7,074,000 3 St Petersburg Russia 4,678,000 4 BERLIN Germany 3,387,000 5 MADRID Spain 2,824,000 6 ROMA Italy 2,649,000 7 KIEV Ukraine 2,590,000 8 PARIS France 2,152,000 9 BUCURESTI (Bucharest) Romania 2,016,000 10 BUDAPEST Hungary 1,825,000 11 Hamburg Germany 1,705,000 12 MINSK Belarus 1,677,000 […]

Monocle’s Most Livable Cities Index 2011

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Monocle’s Most Livable Cities Index 2011  City Country 2010 1 Helsinki Finland (05) 2 Zurich Switzerland (03) 3 Copenhagen Denmark (02) 4 Munich Germany (01) 5 Melbourne Australia (09) 6 Vienna Austria (08) 7 Sydney Australia (12) 8 Berlin Germany (11) 9 Tokyo Japan (04) 10 Madrid Spain (10) Incoming search terms:worlds best city monocle […]

Mercer 2011 Personal Safety Ranking

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Rank City Country 1 Luxembourg Luxembourg 2 Bern Switzerland 2 Helsinki Finland 2 Zurich Switzerland 5 Vienna Austria 6 Geneva Switzerland 6 Stockholm Sweden 8 Singapore Singapore 9 Auckland New Zealand 9 Wellington New Zealand 11 Copenhagen Denmark 11 Düsseldorf Germany 11 Frankfurt Germany 11 Munich Germany 11 Nurnberg Germany 16 Dublin Ireland 17 Amsterdam […]

Monocle’s Most Livable Cities Index 2010

Munich, Germany Copenhagen, Denmark Zurich, Switzerland Tokyo, Japan Helsinki, Finland Stockholm, Sweden Paris, France Vienna, Austria Melbourne, Australia Madrid, Spain