Tallest building in Japan is only halfway to its planned height

Although impressive, it’s still not as tall as the Burj Khalifa, in Dubai, which checks in at approximately 2,717 feet. By comparison, the next tallest building is the Taipei 101 in Taiwan, which only reaches 1,667 feet.

Welcome 2015 in Dubai: Watch Burj Khalifa NYE fireworks ‘LIVE’ from anywhere in the...

Burj Khalifa New Year eve fireworks are telecast live on local TV channels in the UAE but this time viewers across the global can watch it live - from the comfort of their homes.

Emaar Properties and the LEGO Group to launch Burj Khalifa Architecture Series model

Emaar Properties has joined hands with the LEGO Group to unveil the Architecture Series model of Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building. The unveiling celebrates the launch of the Burj Khalifa as a set in the LEGO Architecture series.

Burj Khalifa opens all-new immersive technology and digital art experiences

At the Top, Burj Khailfa expanded its front area by three times its original size to host hundreds of visitors conveniently at any point in time. Introducing the all-new digital...

Hotel staff fined for mistakes

The practice is standard operating procedure in many four-and five-star hotel chains, said seven employees who have 30 years of combined experience in more than a dozen companies in Dubai. Several asked not to be named to avoid repercussions. The most common mistake was missed wake-up calls, causing travellers to miss flights, the workers said. Breakages were also punishable.

Burj Dubai to open on UAE National Day

Published by Ozgur Tore   www.ftnnews.com  Burj Dubai developer Emaar has confirmed the Burj Dubai will open on the UAE National Day. The Burj Dubai is scheduled for opening on December 2. Emaar chairman...

The architecture firm that reached for the sky

Burj Khalifa. The Sears Tower. The World Trade Center... If it's a colossal construction, then Skidmore, Owings & Merrill probably designed it. Jay Merrick gets the measure of global architecture's biggest beasts.

Architects win big in Dubai

Hundreds of architects, engineers and consultants packed out Dubai’s Park Hyatt last night for the third annual Middle East Architect awards. Projects from Saudi Arabia to Libya scooped awards, with Dubai’s Burj Khalifa winning project of the year and local firm X Architects winning both Best Boutique Firm and Best Principal, jointly awarded to founders Ahmed Al Ali and Farid Esmaeil.

Dubai NYE fireworks to stream live on Twitter

Dubai: Global developer Emaar Properties and Twitter announced today that they are partnering to live stream the New Year’s Eve firework displays in Dubai to a global Twitter audience....

Burj Khalifa (Dubai)Flat For Shilpa From Kundra On First Wedding Anniversery!

She looks quite contented with her businessman husband. It can be easily assessed that how husband Raj cares for her wishes. On their first wedding anniversary, Raj Kundra gifted Shilpa Shett Shetty an apartment in Dubai's Burj Khalifa.

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Samsung takes over Dubai’s Burj Khalifa to promote Galaxy S9

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