Khalifa Tower skyscraper located in the Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates and Burj Al Khalifa is the highest building built by man and the tallest tower in the world at altitudes of 828 meters. Began construction in the Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates September 21, 2004 was the completion of restructuring of State in the first of October 2009, and formally opened on January 4, 2010, to become the world's highest building immediately replace the Taipei 101 in Taiwan
The top of the tower includes a balcony view open to the public, and also the highest mosque, the higher the restaurant, and the highest swimming pool, as well as the numbers belonging to components of the tower, which co-implemented by about 12 thousand workers and engineers since its inception in 2004 .
The cost of the building about $ 1.5 billion with a total built area of 526,760 square meters, divided into 171 870 square meters of housing units and 27,870 square meters of office space. 124 hundred floors with about 1044 apartments, it was said that 90% of the sale, despite the impact of global financial crisis on the real estate sector in the region, as well as to companies and trade events.
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During the opening, announced by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to change the name of the tower of Dubai, to the Tower, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan (President of the State) and that held in honor to him for his efforts, and the unlimited support of Dubai and the other the other emirates in the country
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The following set of facts and figures about the tallest tower in the world:
Tower consists of about 200 floors, the upper floors will be occupied by human activity will be concentrated in the tower up to 160 storeys.   Will stay and work in the tower about 12 thousand people, in a kind of "vertical city" . 95 km...
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