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Mercer City Infrastructure Ranking 2012

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Rank City Country 1 Singapore Singapore 2 Frankfurt Germany 2 Munich Germany 4 Copenhagen Denmark 5 Dusseldorf Germany 6 Hong Kong Hong Kong 6 London United Kingdom 8 Sydney Australia 9 Hamburg Germany 9 Vancouver Canada 11 Yokohama Japan 12 Paris France 13 Atlanta, GA United States 13 Montreal Canada 15 Dallas, TX United States […]

The Top 10 Smartest Cities In North America

1. Boston 2. San Francisco 3. Seattle 4. Vancouver 5. New York City 6. Washington, D.C. 7. Toronto 8. Chicago 9. Los Angeles 10. Montreal Incoming search terms:Mumbai smartest city

Worldwide Centres of Commerce Index 2008

As of 2008, the top 75 commercial centres according to the Worldwide Centres of Commerce Index in the world, by country are:  United Kingdom – London  United States – New York City  Japan – Tokyo  Singapore  United States – Chicago  Hong Kong  France – Paris  Germany – Frankfurt  South Korea – Seoul  Netherlands – Amsterdam […]

The Wealth Report 2012

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“The Wealth Report” (a global perspective on prime property and wealth) is made by the London based estate agent Knight Frank LLP together with the Citi Private Bank. The report includes a “Global City Survey”, evaluating which cities are considered the most important to the world’s HNWIs (high-net-worth individuals, having over $25million of investable assets). […]

Skid row

A skid row or skid road is a run-down or dilapidated urban area with a large, impoverished population. The term originally referred literally to a path along which working men skidded logs. Its current sense appears to have originated in the Pacific Northwest. Examples are the Downtown Eastside in Vancouver; Pioneer Square, Seattle, Washington; Old […]

Top 5 Cities in Canada 2012 | Condé Nast Traveler

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1. Vancouver Readers’ Choice Rating: 81.9 Ambience: 89.9 Friendliness: 83.5 Lodging: 83.8 Restaurants: 86.1 Culture/Sites: 78.5 Shopping: 70.6 2. Quebec City Readers’ Choice Rating: 81.1 Ambience: 93.1 Friendliness: 76.3 Lodging: 82.5 Restaurants: 85.8 Culture/Sites: 89.5 Shopping: 63.9 3. Victoria Readers’ Choice Rating: 78.5 Ambience: 93.4 Friendliness: 87.9 Lodging: 81.4 Restaurants: 78.0 Culture/Sites: 82.5 Shopping: 58.6 […]

Top Cities in the World 2012 | Condé Nast Traveler

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Rank City Rating 1 Charleston 86.7 2 Cape Town 84.8 3 Florence 83.3 4 Bangkok 83.0 5 Vancouver 81.9 6 Sydney 81.7 7 Beirut 75.9 8 San Miguel de Allende 79.7 9 Buenos Aires 76.1 10 Gustavia 71.1 source: http://www.cntraveler.com/readers-choice-awards/top-cities-in-the-world-charleston-cape-town-bangkok-vancouver-photos#slide=1

Top Fifty Fashion Capitals 2012

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Global Language Monitor’s annual ranking of the Top Fifty Fashion Capitals are as follows: 1.   London Competitors stymied by Kate Middleton and now the hugely successful Summer Olympics. 2.   New York That toddling town is waiting in the wings for London to stumble. 3.   Barcelona (7) — Iberia rules with two fashion capitals […]