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1. Burj Khalifa 



Height (m)- 828

Height (ft.)- 2717

City – Dubai (UAE)

Floors – 163

Project Completed In – 2010

Material Used – Steel & Concrete

Burj Khalifa is the Tallest Building In The World. With a sky scrapping height of 2717 ft, Burj Khalifa offers the heartwarming and mind-boggling view from the top of it. The monument is having 163 stories in total. Burj Khalifa is made of steel and concrete. The construction of the same was completed by 2010. The Tallest Building In The World consists of 30,000 residences spread out over 19 residential towers, 9 hotels, a shopping mall, and an artificial lake. Burj Khalifa was built out of a government initiative in order to shift the oil-based growing economy to increasing tourism and a service-based economy. 

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2. Shanghai Tower 



Height (m) – 632

Height (ft.) – 2073

City – Shanghai, China

Floors – 128

Project Completed In – 2015

Material Used – Composite

The Shanghai Tower is the Second Tallest Building In The World and is located in china. It has 121 floors and is about 2073 feet tall. The construction of the second Tallest Building In The World started in 2006 and was ready to please the tourists by 2015. It was designed by an American architectural company, Gensler. Shanghai Tower has about 320 hotel rooms and 1100 parking spaces. The view from the top of it works as a cherry on the cake for the tourists because the serene beauty of Pudong steals the heart of them. 

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3. Makkah Royal Clock Tower



Height (m) – 601

Height (ft.) – 1972

City – Mecca, Saudi Arabia

Floors – 120

Project Completed In – 2012

Material Used – Steel and Concrete

Makkah Royal Clock Tower is also known as Abraj- Al-Bait of Mecca is the third Tallest Building In The World. The building is under government acquaintance and has a hotel of 120 floors, a conference center, an Islamic museum and a prayer room that can accommodate over 10,000 people. Tourists from different parts of the world visit the third Tallest Building In The World during the holy month of Ramzan to observe the moon from the lunar observation center. The hands behind the construction of this skyscraper are the biggest construction firm of SA, Saudi Binladen Group

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4. Ping An International Finance Center 



Height (m) – 599.1

Height (ft.) – 1965

City – Shenzhen, China

Floors – 115

Project Completed In – 2017

Material Used – Composite 

A completely commercial building known as Ping An International Finance Center which is situated in china is the fourth Tallest Building In The World. It was ready to serve by the end of 2017. The commercial finance center has a hotel for commercial stay and several high-end retail spaces. The building has 33 double-deckers elevators to ease the mobility of the 115 storied building. 

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5. Lotte World Tower 



Height (m) – 554.5

Height (ft.) – 1819

City – Seoul (Korea)

Floors – 123

Project Completed In – 2017

Material Used – Composite

Lotte World Tower is the fifth Tallest Building In The World and is 1819 feet tall. The building was ready by the march of 2016. Before construction, it took 16 years of planning and the construction finally started in March 2011. It was built so strong that it can stand strongly unbeatable even during the earthquake of a 9 magnitude on the Richter scale. 

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6. One World Trade Center 



Height (m) – 541.3

Height (ft.) – 1776

City – New York City (United States)

Floors – 94

Project Completed In – 2014

Material Used – Composite

One World Trade Center is not only the sixth Tallest Building In The World but the tallest building in the entire New York City and in fact in the entire western hemisphere. The building was ready by 2014. It has some crazy features like renewable energy and rainwater harvesting. It was built as a functional monument in remembrance of the terrorist attacks of 9/11.

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7. Guangzhou CTF Finance Center



Height (m) – 530

Height (ft.) – 1739

City – Guangzhou, China

Floors – 111

Project Completed In – 2016

Material Used – Composite

The seventh Tallest Building In The World is located in the Guangzhou city of China. The construction of the building was completed by October of 2016.  It is the home for the head offices of shopping malls and hotels. It also has the world’s fastest elevator with a speed of 44.7 miles per hour. 

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8. Tapei Tower



Height (m) – 508

Height (ft.) – 1667

City – Taiwan, China

Floors – 101

Project Completed In – 2004

Material Used – Composite

The eighth Tallest Building In The World has 101 stories and is standing tall at 1667 feet. The construction was completed by the year 2004. Tapei Tower held the position of the tallest building for the consecutive 6 years because of its revolutionary design back then. The title was then snatched soon after Burj Khalifa did the job. 

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9. Shanghai World Financial Center 



Height (m) – 492

Height (ft.) – 1612

City – Shanghai, China 

Floors – 101

Project Completed In – 2004

Material Used – Composite

World’s 9th Tallest building in the World Financial Center who is 1612 feet tall. It is home to many shopping mall offices, hotels, conference halls, and offices. Critics have positively reviewed the design of the skyscraper who somehow has been the lifeline of China. 

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10. International Commerce Center 



Height (m) – 484

Height (ft.) – 1588

City – Hong Kong, China

Floors – 108

Project Completed In – 2010

Material Used – Composite

It is a commercial skyscraper and was completed in 2010.  It is considered as the sixth tallest building in the world. The construction of the International Commerce Center started its construction in the year 2002. It has a total of 83 elevators. The building was designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates. 

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