According to EuroCost International's 2017 cost-of-living
survey for expatriates, Beirut was ranked in the eighth place globally, compared to ninth place in 2016 and 11th place in 2015.
Shutterstock) DUBAI: UAE's Dubai topped the list of most expensive Arab cities in the world with a cost-of-living
index of 72.
Labor has said they will axe the home improvement scheme, which would add to cost-of-living
pressure and mean less work for tradies, Mr Giles said.
There is no fear of the government's retreating from payment of the cost-of-living
5 percent raises to county government's approximately 200 nonunion employees - the first across-the-board cost-of-living
increase for those workers, most of them managers and supervisors, since 2008.
THE human cost of the government-induced cost-of-living
crisis is seen most starkly in people's changing diets and the impact on people's health.
Some observers have questioned whether the federal aid formula appropriately accounts for geographic cost-of-living
Recently, Triplett (2001, F331) had strongly contended that "the theory of the cost-of-living
index does provide the underlying conceptual rationale for constructing a practical CPI.
Summary: The cost-of-living
index of July has risen by 5.
TBRB is offering, on a trial basis, a new web-based cost-of-living
He cited increased cost-of-living
expenses, especially the meteoric rise in fuel costs, as among the factors that make a minimum-wage increase a necessity.
With subsequent cost-of-living
increases, Congress sought to provide 85 percent of the average cost of a new automobile, and later 80 percent.