Cost of living in Dubai (United Arab Emirates) is 257% more expensive than in Alexandria (Egypt)
This comparison has some inconsistent or sparse data. It already provides a reliable comparison but it is not bullet-proof. It is based on 3,359 prices entered by 660 different people.
For example, you would need at least E£ 60,748 (Dirham 12,480) in Dubai to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with E£ 17,000 in Alexandria.