Dubai: An advertisement at the height of 452 metres at the world’s tallest building Burj Khalifa here has broken the Guinness World Record, held in the US.

1Sheikh Mansour bin Rashid Al Maktoum of Dubai World Hospitality Championship received the Guinness World Records certificate on the sidelines of the second edition of DWHC which concluded yesterday at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

The previous highest advertising was recorded in the US at the height of 310 metres.

Omar Amin, member of DWHC Organising Committee, said the unique advert was aimed to promote DWHC from the top of Burj Khalifa as the world’s tallest tower attracts almost 150,000 visitors from across the world every month.

“Since Dubai attracts tourists from all over the world, DWHC is designed to offer an ideal platform to introduce the world Emirati cooking and hospitality with focus on the traditional popular dishes that the UAE has been long known for,” Amin said, adding that the second edition of DWHC managed to attract over 25,000 visitors. More info