What are the major cities of the world/?

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  • Susan
    Lv 4
    5 years ago

    'Major world cities' or a 'global city' is a city generally considered to be an important node in the global economic system. All the Major world cities are broken down into 12 categories (from highest ranked): Alpha++ (London and NYC), Alpha+, Alpha, Alpha-, Beta+, Beta, Beta, Gamma+, Gamma, Gamma-, High Sufficiency and Sufficiency. Sydney (category Alpha+) is ranked higher than Auckland (category Beta). Population makes very little difference. Because Auckland is still defined as a Major World City/Global City, it is the first to ring in the new year, not Sydney.

  • 1 decade ago

    top seven:

    London

    New York

    Paris

    Tokyo

    Los Angeles

    Beijing

    Rome

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