Dublin ranked in top 20 of World’s Best Cities Report
Dublin came in 19th place in the recently released World’s Best Cities report, which examines the top 100 cities in which to live, work and invest.
Dublin was ranked between Beijing and Istanbul in Resonance Consultancy’s latest World’s Best Cities report.
The ratio rlists the best cities in the world with more than one million inhabitants, using a combination of statistical performance and qualitative assessments by residents and visitors in 24 areas grouped into six main categories.
Resonance Consultancy’s World’s Best Cities ranking is “the most comprehensive study of its kind”, according to Bloomberg.
Dublin “is made for strollers and entrepreneurs”, according to the report.
In the World’s Best Cities report, Dublin is described as: “Safe, gregarious and increasingly wealthy, the Celtic Tiger has never been so ferocious, ranking 16th in GDP per capita while ranking 27th rank for income equality.
“The magnetism is evident in places like its Docklands area, known as Silicon Docks, home to big tech and digital players including Google, Facebook, Amazon, eBay, Apple and Airbnb. some of the lowest corporate taxes in the world and remain for local economic development initiatives such as Ireland’s Local Enterprise Office, which supports international businesses with mentoring, training and financial grants.
“And it’s not just the big names that are moving to the Irish capital. Home to several internationally renowned universities (Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin and Dublin City University), the city continues to attract more small start-ups that choose it over traditional headquarters cities like London and New York.
“It helps to be able to offer eager young employees something to do outside of work, which Dublin’s famous pub-centric nightlife (ranked #15 globally) easily supports, as well as a abundance of concerts, shows and (Culture ranks 19th). Of course, being among the safest cities on the planet helps too.”
London was voted the best city in the world, followed by Paris, New York, Tokyo and Dubai.
The report also named the historic Ukrainian capital Kyiv as the 2023 Honorary Best City for being an “urban beacon of courage and resilience”.
For more information and to download the full World’s Best Cities report, go to here.