For expats, Singapore becoming (a bit) cheaper to call home

April 24, 2015 2:55 AM

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By Aradhana Aravindan SINGAPORE, April 24 (Reuters) - When Ritika Verma relocated to Singapore with her husband three years ago, she settled for an apartment much smaller than she wanted. "Having lived in France, finding out how much landlords were asking for rent was quite a shock," she said.

Singapore was ranked the world's most expensive city for the second consecutive year by the Economist Intelligence Unit recently. Expats have voiced concerns about high living expenses, tightening foreign labour policies and daunting education costs for their children at international schools. But l...

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