Workers on an outdoor observation deck on the 30 Hudson Yards office building in New York on March 8, 2019. Economists expect US economic growth to slow this year and next, but they say the economy will avoid a recession. Photo: AP

New York rules the roost as the world’s most competitive city for third straight year, according to Chinese survey with UN

  • American cities make up 22 of the world’s 50 most economically competitive cities, occupying 61 of the top 200 spots, according to a survey
  • China has nine cities among the top 50, with 39 among the top 200. Due to its population, China has 291 cities among the 1,006 urban centres surveyed, compared with the 75 in the US
Topic |   Urban planning
Workers on an outdoor observation deck on the 30 Hudson Yards office building in New York on March 8, 2019. Economists expect US economic growth to slow this year and next, but they say the economy will avoid a recession. Photo: AP
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