11. Petronas Towers - Malaysia:

Petronas Towers

The Petronas Towers, also known as the Petronas Twin Towers are twin skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. According to the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH)'s official definition and ranking, they were the tallest buildings in the world from 1998 to 2004 until surpassed by Taipei 101, but they remain the tallest twin buildings in the worldMore details

12. Zifeng Tower - China:

Zifeng Tower

Zifeng Tower or Nanjing Greenland Financial Center is a 450-metre (1,480 ft) skyscraper completed in 2010 in Nanjing, China. The 89-story building comprises retail and office space in the lower section, and restaurants, a hotel, and a public observatory near the top. The tower’s stepping is functional, helping separate these sections. More details

13. Willis Tower - US:

Willis Tower

Willis Tower or Sears Tower is a 108-story, 1,451-foot (442 m) skyscraper in Chicago, Illinois. At the time of its completion in 1973, it was the tallest building in the world, surpassing the World Trade Center towers in New York, and it held this rank for nearly 25 years. Willis Tower is the second-tallest building in the United States. More details

14. KK100 - China:


The KK100, formerly known as Kingkey 100 and Kingkey Finance Tower, is a supertall skyscraper in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China. The building rises 441.8 metres (1,449 ft) and contains 100 floors for office space and a hotel. Out of those 100 floors, 68 are used for 173,000 square metres (1,862,157 sq ft) of Class A office space, 22 stories for a 35,000 square metres (376,737 sq ft) six-star business hotel and the top four floors of the skyscraper hold a garden and several restaurantsMore details

15. Guangzhou International Finance Center - China:

Guangzhou International Finance Center

Guangzhou International Finance Centre or Guangzhou West Tower, is a 103-storey, 438.6 m (1,439 ft) skyscraper at Zhujiang Avenue West in the Tianhe District of Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. It is the 15th tallest building in the world. The building was topped out at the end of 2008. It is a part of the Guangzhou Twin Towers. Construction of the building, designed by Wilkinson Eyre, broke ground in December 2005, and was completed in 2010More details

16. Wuhan Center - China:

Wuhan Center

Wuhan Center is a super tall skyscraper under construction in Wuhan, China. The skyscraper has been under construction since 2009, and is due to be completed by 2017. The tower was topped out on April 16, 2015. It is now the tallest building in Central China, and the first building in Wuhan to exceed 400 meters (1312 feet). More details

17. Marina 101 - UAE:

Marina 101

Marina 101 is a 101 storey, 426.5 m (1,399 ft) tall skyscraper currently topped out in Dubai Marina, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The building is designed by National Engineering Bureau and construction is by Turkish conglomerate TAV Construction. The first 33 floors of the skyscraper will have a 5-star Hard Rock hotel with 281 rooms, while the floors from 34 to 100 will have residential apartments. More details

18. 432 Park Avenue - US:

432 Park Avenue

432 Park Avenue is a supertall residential skyscraper in Manhattan, New York City that overlooks Central Park. Originally proposed to be 1,300 feet (396 meters) in 2011, the structure topped out at 1,396 ft (426 m). It was developed by CIM Group and features 104 condominium apartments. Construction began in 2012 and was completed on December 23, 2015. The building has been maligned by some city residents who find it an eyesore and believe it represents New York's increasing cost of living and ostentatious wealth. More details

19. Trump International Hotel and Tower - US:

Trump International Hotel and Tower

The Trump International Hotel and Tower, also known as Trump Tower Chicago and Trump Tower, is a skyscraper condo-hotel in downtown Chicago, Illinois. The building, named after businessman and President-elect of the United States Donald Trump, was designed by architect Adrian Smith of Skidmore, Owings and Merrill. Bovis Lend Lease built the 98-story structure, which reaches a height of 1,389 feet (423 m) including its spire, its roof topping out at 1,170 feet (360 m). It is next to the main branch of the Chicago River, with a view of the entry to Lake Michigan beyond a series of bridges over the riverMore details

20Jin Mao Tower - China:

Jin Mao Tower

The Jin Mao Tower also known as the Jinmao Building or Jinmao Tower, is an 88-story (93 if counting the floors in the spire) landmark skyscraper in Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai, China. It is 420.5 metres (1,380 feet) tall and is one of the tallest buildings in the world. It contains a shopping mall, offices and the Grand Hyatt Shanghai hotel, which at the time of completion was the highest hotel in the world. Along with the Oriental Pearl Tower, the Shanghai World Financial Center and the Shanghai Tower it is part of the Lujiazui skyline seen from the Bund. More details

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