According to Emanuel Laforté on quora.com – the knowledge sharing platform, the following are cities with the most importance on the continents of Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Australia and Oceania.
Below is his submission:
North America: New York— the most important city not only in North America, but in the world. Home of the UN, It is known as the World’s Capital, and it is one of the most diverse cities in the world. Extremely multicultural. It is incredibly powerful as it is the wealthiest city in the World. Sorry Los Angeles. New York City Is the World’s Wealthiest, With US$3 Trillion in Total Wealth
South America: Buenos Aires— It is the financial center of Argentina. Very multicultural, and for many years was one of the most important cities in the world. Sorry Saõ Paulo.
Europe:London— The 2nd most important city in the world. The most influential and important city in the European continent, and considered by many the World’s Capital or European Capital (Not EU). The most cosmopolitan city in the Old Continent. Sorry Paris.
Asia: Tokyo— The 2nd richest city in the world, by far the one of greatest megapolis in the planet. It’s a futuristic heaven. One of the most developed cities in the world. Sorry Hong Kong.
Africa: Johannesburg— The wealthiest city in Africa, and the commercial capital of the continent. Sorry Lagos.
Australia/Oceania: Sydney—The richest city in Australia, and it is becoming one of the top ten most wealthiest cities in the world. Sorry Melbourne.