Skyscrapers

Shanghai World Financial Center

China

Shanghai is the Chinese mainland’s premier business center and already home to some stunning skyscrapers. It will get another one in 2008 with the opening of the 492 m. (1614 ft.) Shanghai World Financial Center that will feature the world's highest observatory, a five-star luxury hotel, and acres of retail space. It was designed by the architectural firm Kohn Pedersen Fox and developed by Mori Building Group of Japan

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