Muscat ranks in top 20 global financial attractiveness index

The Oman capital has come out 16th in a new worldwide index

Muscat ranks in top 20 global financial attractiveness index

Muscat has been ranked 16th out of 150 cities when it comes to being financially attractive, according to a new index.

According to AIRINC’s latest Global 150 Cities Index, Muscat is high up on the list.

Oman's capital ranked 16th out of the 150 cities AIRINC’s in-house survey team.

Meanwhile GCC countries ranked highly overall as Bahrain’s capital Manama was named the most financially attractive city in the world, followed by Riyadh in fourth place, Kuwait City in fourth and following close behind, Abu Dhabi in 7th.

The index ranks 150 of the top cities around the world, with data collected by AIRINC’s in-house survey team who research the costs and living conditions the cities.

The ranking is based on a combination of local salary levels, tax rates, living cost and living conditions to assess how appealing each location is to live in.

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