Cost of Living

The cost of dining out, which is factored into the survey, has increased 6.4 per cent in Hong Kong, from a year earlier. Photo: Jonathan Wong

Expats' costs are down but Hong Kong is still No 10 in Asia

Hong Kong has become a little bit cheaper for expatriates to live in, relatively speaking.

It dropped one place to become the 38th most expensive location in the world for expatriates - although it remained in 10th place among Asian cities, according to a bi-annual survey.