The battle to be the biggest


Construction in the Middle East is currently undergoing a battle to be the biggest or rather to have the "tallest" building in the world.

The Burj Kalifa is currently the tallest building in the world at just under a kilometer tall with 163 floors, but that may not be for long with the Kingdom Tower in Jeddah Saudi Arabia under construction and rumored to exceed the 1 kilometer mile-stone.

However until the Kingdom Tower finishes construction and announces this record height, the tallest buildings in the world are as follows:

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"Infographic contains the information about the world's tallest buildings such as the Burj Khalifa, Shanghai Tower, Makkah Royal Clock Tower, One World Trade Center, CTF Finance Centre, Taipei 101, Shanghai World Financial Center, International Commerce Centre, Petronas Towers, and Zifeng Tower"

Infographic provided by: Tom Neville on behalve of Control Surveys



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