Taipei 101, Taiwan

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Standing 509 meters tall, this is the tallest building in the world.
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Information about Taipei 101

Taipei 101 (Hanyu Pinyin: Táib?i Y?língy?; Wade-Giles: T'ai-pei I-ling-i) is a 101-floor landmark skyscraper located in the Taiwanese capital of Taipei, Republic of China Taiwan. Designed by C.Y. Lee & Partners and constructed by KTRT Joint Venture, it is the tallest building in the world by three of the four standards designated by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. Its original name was Taipei Financial Centre, based on its official Chinese name: the Taipei International Financial Center (pinyin: Táib?i Guójě J?nróng Zh?ngx?n). The building is the 2004 recipient of the Emporis Skyscraper Award.

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