Cost of living comparison between Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea and Alor Star, Malaysia

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These prices were last updated on October 20, 2016. Exchange rate: 1.314 MYR / PGK

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Cost of living in Port Moresby (Papua New Guinea) is 26% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM3,146 (2,394 Kina) in Port Moresby to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM2,500 in Alor Star.

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