Cost of living comparison between Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Alor Star, Malaysia

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These prices were last updated on October 25, 2016. Exchange rate: 1.116 MYR / SAR

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Cost of living in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) is 10% more expensive than in Alor Star (Malaysia)

For example, you would need at least RM2,762 (﷼ 2,475) in Riyadh to maintain the same standard of living that you can have with RM2,500 in Alor Star.

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