This might seem like a complete lie to people from the north as wages are low and the prices dont appear cheap, but this could be another blow for the souths economy as the exchange rate and lower prices could continue to attract cross border shopping even after a tax hike.
Belfast one of the least expensive places in the world - Local & National, News - Belfasttelegraph.co.uk
London 17th most expensive on list
Dublin 42nd on the list.
Belfast 182nd on list.
The Belfast Telegraph has spun this as a totally positive thing but it seems to ignore the elephant in the room, there is a direct link between crap cities and cheap cities!