Global 500 
Top cities
Here are the cities with the most Global 500 headquarters
1 Tokyo Japan 50 1,725,362.2
2 Paris France 26 1,240,919.4
3 New York U.S. 22 1,174,439.3
3 London Britain 22 1,085,187.3
4 Beijing China 18 711,185.9
5 Seoul South Korea 10 412,535.4
6 Toronto Canada 9 201,393.7
7 Madrid Spain 8 294,314.3
8 Zurich Switzerland 7 352,830.2
8 Houston U.S. 7 352,201.3
9 Munich Germany 6 390,017.2
9 Osaka Japan 6 180,901.2
10 Rome Italy 5 235,231.5
10 Atlanta U.S. 5 199,447.0
From the July 23, 2007 issue
How the Countries Stack Up
United States 162
Japan 67
France 38
Biggest employers
Wal-Mart Stores 1,900,000
State Grid 1,504,000
China National Petroleum 1,086,966
Most profitable companies
Exxon Mobil 39,500.0
Royal Dutch Shell 25,442.0
UAL 22,876.0
Top 5 in Asia
Toyota Motor 204,746.4
Sinopec 131,636.0
China National Petroleum 110,520.2
State Grid 107,185.5
Honda Motor 94,790.5