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10 Tallest buildings of the world

27-NOV-2017 15:20
    10 tallest buildings of the world

    Recently in Dubai, it has been announced that Once again world's tallest building is going to be built there. The height of that building will be 928 meters and it will be 100 m higher than Burj Khalifa. It was a time when America was dominated by higher buildings. But in current scenario, lots of skyscrapers are in Asia. Today, 9 of the world's 10 tallest buildings are in Asia. In this article we are providing information about world's 10 tallest buildings.

    World's 10 tallest buildings

    10. International Commerce Centre, Hong Kong

    nternational commercial centre
    Image source: Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

    Name of building - International Commerce Centre
    City - Hong Kong
    Country - Hong Kong
    Height - 484 m or 1588 feet
    Number of Floors - 118
    Construction Year - 2010

    9. World Financial Centre, Shanghai (China)

    Shanghai World Financial Center
    Image source: Skyscraper City

    Name of building - World Finance Centre, Shanghai
    City - Shanghai
    Country - China
    Height - 492 m or 1614 feet
    Number of Floors - 101
    Construction Year - 2008

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    8. Tapei 101, Taiwan

    taipei 101
    Image source: The Skyscraper Centre

    Name of building - Taipei 101
    City - Taipei
    Country - Taiwan
    Height - 509 m or 1670 feet
    Number of Floors - 101
    Construction Year - 2004    

    7. CTF Finance Centre, Guangzhou (China)

    CTF Guangzhou
    Image source: Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

    Name of building - CTF Finance centre
    City - Guangzhou
    Country - China
    Height - 530 m or 1739 feet
    Number of Floors - 111
    Construction year - 2016

    6. One World Trade Centre, New York (United States)

     world trade centre
    Image source: Free Current Affairs

    Name of building - One World Trade Centre
    City - New York
    Country - United States
    Height - 541 m or 1775 feet
    Number of Floors - 104
    Construction Year - 2014

    5. Lotte World Tower, Seoul (South Korea)

    lotte world tower
    Image source: The New York Times

    Name of building - Lotte World Tower
    City - Seoul
    Country - South Korea
    Height - 555 m or 1821 feet
    Number of Floors - 123
    Construction year - 2016

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    4. Pang An International Finance Centre, Shenzhen (China)

    ping an financial centre
    Image source: Skyscraper Page Forum

    Name of building - Pang An International Finance Centre
    City - Shenzhen
    Country - China
    Height - 600 m or 1969 feet
    Number of Floors - 115
    Construction year - 2016    

    3. Abraj Al Baitis or Makkah Royal Clock Tower, Mecca (Saudi Arabia)  

    abraj al bait clock tower
    Image source: UrbanPeek

    Name of building - Abraj Al Baitis or Makkah Royal Clock Tower
    City - Mecca
    Country - Saudi Arabia
    Height - 601 m or 1972 feet
    Number of Floors - 120
    Construction Year - 2012    

    2. Shanghai Tower, Shanghai (China)

    shanghai tower
    Image source: Gensler

    Name of building - Shanghai Tower
    City - Shanghai
    Country - China
    Height - 632 m or 2073 feet
    Number of Floors - 128
    Construction year - 2015    

    1. Burj Khalifa, Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

    burj khalifa
    Image source: newstodaypost.com

    Name of building - Burj Khalifa
    City - Dubai
    Country - United Arab Emirates
    Height - 828 m or 2717 feet
    Number of floors - 163
    Construction Year - 2010    

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