World's top 10 cities in economic competitiveness | Updated: 2017-11-24 06:43

New York, Los Angeles, Singapore, London, San Francisco and Shenzhen rank top 6 in terms of the global urban economic competitiveness, according to a report released recently.

The report, titled The Global Urban Competitiveness Report 2017-2018 – Housing Prices: Changing World Cities, measures economic competitiveness of 1,007 cities in the world and sustainable competiveness of 1,035 cities.

Of the top 10 cities in economic competitiveness, five are from North America, three from Asia and two are from Europe.

The report said that the imbalance in global urban economic competitiveness poses challenges to emerging market cities.

The key for emerging economies to catch up and take the lead is to play the positive stimulating role of business environment, it said.

The report was jointly released by the National Academy of Economic Strategy, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the UN–Habitat on Oct 30 in Guangzhou, South China.

Here is the list of the top 10 cities in urban economic competitiveness.

No 10 Dallas

World's top 10 cities in economic competitiveness

A general view of the skyline of downtown Dallas, Texas, June 6, 2011. [Photo/VCG]

Previous Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next Page

Copyright 1995 - . All rights reserved. The content (including but not limited to text, photo, multimedia information, etc) published in this site belongs to China Daily Information Co (CDIC). Without written authorization from CDIC, such content shall not be republished or used in any form. Note: Browsers with 1024*768 or higher resolution are suggested for this site.
License for publishing multimedia online 0108263

Registration Number: 130349