Jeddah Tower .. The tallest building in the world in Saudi Arabia
Today, the tallest Jeddah Tower will continue to be built in the middle of the Saudi desert. It will be the tallest building built in human history in 2020, surpassing the highest building in the modern world, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai.
The height of the new Saudi tower is 1000 meters (1 km), where the height of the Burj Khalifa UAE will exceed 72 meters.
The total cost of the Jeddah Tower is expected to reach $ 1.4 billion. Jeddah Economic City, the largest commercial, tourism and residential project on the West Coast of the Arabian Peninsula, will span an area of 5.3 million square meters.
The tower includes a luxury tourist hotel, nearly 100 residential units and more than 325 apartments, as well as business offices, companies and dozens of restaurants and cafes.
The Jeddah Economic Group, the developer of the new tower, confirmed that the project will open its doors by the year 2020, having reached 252 floors. It will also feature the highest tourist observation platform in the world, located at an altitude of 664 meters above ground.