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Top 7 Tallest Buildings In The World 2014

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Our World is full of beauty with many natural things and with humans inventions and preparations. And buildings also makes our World beautiful. There are many lovely and tallest buildings in the World. Tallest building looks more attractive & beautiful and make our cities and countries more beautiful and attract people to visit. Here is the list of 7 most Tallest buildings in the World.
Note: These are the tallest building according to height by Meters not according to floors.

Top 7 Tallest Building

7. International Commerce Centre

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Hong Kong’s International commerce centre is the 7th tallest building in the World according to height, 3rd tallest building having large number of floors as well as it is the most tallest building in Hong Kong.

  • Name: International Commerce Centre
  • Type:  Hotel, Commercial Offices
  • Height: 484 m
  • Construction started: 2002
  • Completed: 2010
  • Floors: 118

6. Shanghai World Financial Center

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Shanghai World Financial Center is located in China. It is 6th tallest building in the World. Shanghai World Financial Center building is concists of offices, hotels, conference rooms, observation decks, and ground-floor shopping malls.

  • Name: Shanghai World Financial Center
  • Type:  Office, hotel, museum, observation, parking garage, retail
  • Height: 492 m
  • Construction started: 1997
  • Completed: 2008
  • Floors: 101

5. Taipei 101

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Taipei 101 is located in Taiwan, Taipei was awarded LEED Platinum certification, the highest award in the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. It is currently 5th tallest building in the World.

  • Name:  Taipei 101
  • Type:  Commercial offices
  • Height: 509 m
  • Construction started: 1999
  • Completed:  2004
  • Floors:  101

4. One World Trade Center

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One World Trade Center of USA is the 4th tallest building in the World. This tallest building is also known as freedom tower. It is the primary building of the new World Trade Center complex in New York City.

Name: One World Trade Center
Type:  Office, observation, communication
Height:  541.3
Construction started:  2006
Completed:  (Not Completed) Under Construction,
Floors:  104

3. Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel

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Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel also known as  Abraj Al-Bait Towers, located in (Mecca) Saudi Arabia. Which is the 3rd most tallest building in the World according to height. Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel holds the 2 records,  “The tallest clock tower in the world” and “The world’s largest clock face”.

  • Name: Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel
  • Type: Mixed use, Hotel, Residential
  • Height: 601 m
  • Construction started: 2004
  • Completed:  2012
  • Floors:  120

2. Shanghai Tower

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Another tallest building from the country China, The Shanghai Tower was designed by the American architectural firm Gensler, with Peter Weingarten as the design director. This building is the 2nd tallest building in the World.

  • Name: Shanghai Tower
  • Height: 632 m
  • Construction started: 2008
  • Completed: Just completed (Topped-out)
  • Floors: 121

1. Burj Khalifa

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Burj Khalifa located in UAE, It is the no 1 tallest bulding in the World. opened on 4 January 2010, and is part of the new 2 km2 (490-acre) development called Downtown Dubai at the ‘First Interchange’ along Sheikh Zayed Road, near Dubai’s main business district. Burj Khalifa the no 1 tallest building was built in just 5 years.

Name:  Burj Khalifa
Type: Mixed-use
Height:  828 m
Construction started:  2004
Completed:  2010
Floors: 163

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