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on February 05,2014

Recent advancements in structural design, combined with the loosening of density and zoning requirements, has opened the door for the so-called "superslim skyscraper."  

Kingdom Tower, set to become the world’s next-tallest building at 1,000 meters,
on January 28,2014

Experts from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat release their 2014 construction forecast for the worldwide high-rise industry. 

At 1,166 feet, the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai Tower 2 was the tallest build
on January 21,2014

Last year was the second-busiest ever in terms of 200-meter-plus building completions, with 73 towers, according to a report by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.

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