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The International Commerce Center in Hong Kong was built in 2010. It is 484m high, and has 108 floors.

The World's Most Majestic Skyscrapers

14 September 2012

From the Tower of Babel to the pyramids of Egypt, high rises have always captured the human imagination. Whether in a bid to reach the gods, or to ensure immortality, men have been building skyscrapers that stretch higher than ever into the heavens. Cut to present day, and we follow this obsession around the world, circling the globe in tribute to the world’s most majestic skyscrapers.