UAE skyscraper takes record as world's tallest building

09/22/2008 | Age (Melbourne, Australia), The

The Burj Dubai skyscraper in the United Arab Emirates has reached 688 meters and is now the tallest structure built by man. The $5 billion building will include apartments, hotels and offices, and its intended final height remains a secret. Meanwhile, buildings as tall as a kilometer are proposed for Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the UAE.

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