1- Burj Khalifa / Burj Dubai - UAE:

Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa (Burj Dubai) is the tallest building in the world at 829.8 m (2,722 ft). It is in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Construction began on 21 September 2004, with the exterior of the structure completed on 1 October 2009. The building officially opened on 4 January 2010, and is part of the new 2 km2 development called Downtown Dubai at the 'First Interchange' along Sheikh Zayed Road, near Dubai's main business district. More details






2. Shanghai Tower - China:

Shanghai Tower

The Shanghai Tower is a super tall skyscraper under construction in Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai. Construction work on the tower began in November 2008. Upon its completion in 2014, the building will stand approximately 632 metres (2,073 ft) high and will have 121 stories, with a total floor area of 380,000 m2 (4,090,000 sq ft). The Shanghai Tower is the tallest building in China and the second-tallest in the world, surpassed by the Burj Khalifa in the United Arab Emirates. More details






3. Abraj Al Bait - KSA:

Abraj Al Bait

The Abraj Al-Bait Towers, also known as the Mecca Royal Hotel Clock Tower, is a government-owned building complex in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The complex holds several world records, the tallest clock tower in the world and the world's largest clock face. The complex is currently the third tallest building in the world, surpassed only by Dubai's Burj Khalifa and Shanghai's Shanghai Tower. The building complex is metres away from the world's largest mosque and Islam's most sacred site, the Masjid al-HaramMore details






4. Ping An Finance Center - China:

Ping An Finance Center

Ping An International Finance Centre (also known as the Ping An IFC) is a 115-storey megatall skyscraper in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China The building was commissioned by Ping An Insurance and designed by the American architectural firm Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates. It is expected to be completed in 2016, thus becoming the 4th tallest building in the worldMore details






5. Lotte World Tower - South Koerea:

Lotte World Tower

Lotte World Tower is a 123-floor, 555-metre (1,821 ft) supertall skyscraper that finished external construction on March 17, 2016. The building's final 123rd floor was topped out on December 22, 2015. It is currently the tallest building in the OECD, and is the 5th tallest building in the world. More details






6. One World Trade Center - US:

One World Trade Center

One World Trade Center is the primary building of the new World Trade Center complex in New York City's Lower Manhattan and is the tallest building in the United States. The 104-story super tall skyscraper stands on the northwest corner of the 16-acre (6.5 ha) World Trade Center site. The tower's steel structure topped out on August 30, 2012. On May 10, 2013, the final component of the skyscraper's spire was installed, making One World Trade Center the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere and the fourth-tallest skyscraper in the world by pinnacle heightMore details






7. Guangzhou CTF Finance Center - China:

Guangzhou CTF Finance Center

The Guangzhou Chow Tai Fook Finance Centre (also called East Tower) is a 1,739-foot (530 m) tall mixed-use skyscraper in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, which was completed in October 2016. It is the tallest completed building in Guangzhou, the second-tallest in China, and the fifth-tallest in the world. The Guangzhou CTF Finance Centre has a total of 111 above ground and five below ground floors and houses a shopping mall, offices, apartments, and a hotel. The skyscraper has a gross floor area of 5,464,633 square feet (507,681.0 m2), of which a little over twenty percent is not part of the skyscraper itself, but of the podium connected to itMore details






8. Taipei 101 - Taiwan:

Taipei 101

Taipei 101, formerly known as the Taipei World Financial Center, is a landmark skyscraper located in Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan. The building ranked officially as the world's tallest from 2004 until the opening of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai in 2010. Taipei 101 comprises 101 floors above ground and 5 floors underground. The tower is designed to withstand typhoons and earthquakes. A multi-level shopping mall adjoining the tower houses hundreds of fashionable stores, restaurants and clubsMore details






9. Shanghai World Financial Center - China:

Shanghai World Financial Center

The Shanghai World Financial Center is a super tall skyscraper located in the Pudong district of Shanghai, China. It is a mixed-use skyscraper, consisting of offices, hotels, conference rooms, observation decks, and ground-floor shopping malls. The Shanghai World Financial Center opened on 28 August 2008 and in 2013, it was exceeded in height by the adjacent Shanghai Tower, which is due for completion in 2014. Together, The Shanghai World Financial Center, Shanghai Tower and Jin Mao Tower form the world's first adjacent grouping of three super tall skyscrapersMore details






10. International Commerce Center - Hong Kong:

International Commerce Center

The International Commerce Center is a 118-storey, 484 m (1,588 ft) commercial skyscraper completed in 2010 in West Kowloon, Hong Kong. It is a part of the Union Square project built on top of Kowloon Station. As of 2013, it is the world's seventh tallest building by height, world's third tallest building by number of floors, as well as the tallest building in Hong Kong. Notable amenities include The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong hotel and an observatory called Sky100. More details







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