standard 10 Tallest Buildings in the World

I present to you the top 10 tallest buildings in the world (not including towers or antennas) :

10. Two International Finance Centre – Hong Kong

The International Finance Centre is an integrated commercial development on the waterfront of Hong Kong’s Central District . It has 415 m (1,362 ft)

Two International Finance Centre

9. Jin Mao Building – Shanghai , China

The Jin Mao Tower is an 88-story landmark supertall skyscraper in Shanghai, China . It has 421 m (1,381 ft).

8. Guangzhou West Tower – Guangzhou, China

Guangzhou International Finance Center  is a 103 story  skyscraper  in Guangzhou, China.The height is 438 m (1,435 ft).

Guangzhou West Tower, Guangzhou

7. Sears Tower – Chicago

At the time the Sears tower was constructed in 1974, it was the world’s tallest building, eclipsing New York’s twin-towered World Trade Center by 25 meter (83 ft). It would keep the title of tallest building in the world until the Petronas twin towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia were constructed in 1997. The heith is 442 m (1,451 ft).

Sears Tower, Chicago

6. Greenland Financial Center – Nanjing, China

The Nanjing Greenland Financial Center  was  completed in April 2010 in Nanjing, China. It has 450 m (1,476 ft).

Greenland Financial Center, Nanjing, China

5. Petronas Tower 2 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Petronas Twin Towers (also known as the Petronas Towers or just Twin Towers), in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia were the world’s tallest buildings from 1998 to 2004, when their height was surpassed by Taipei 101. The height is 452 m (1,483 ft).

4. Petronas Tower 1 – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Petronas Towers

3. World Financial Center – Shanghai, China

It is a mixed use skyscraper which consists of offices, hotels, conference rooms, observation decks, and shopping malls on the ground floors.The height from the ground level is 492 m (1,614 ft)

World Financial Center, Shanghai

2. Taipei 101 -Taipei, Taiwan

The building ranked officially as the world’s tallest from 2004 until the opening of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai in 2010. It has 508 m(1,667 ft).

Taipei 101

1.Burj Khalifa (formerly Burj Dubai) – Dubai, The United Arab Emirates

Burj Dubai is the tallest man-made structure ever built, at 828 m (2,717 ft).

Burj Khalifa

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