Facts

# of 150m+ buildings

12 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

83

Tallest City in

the World
#

8

Tallest City in

Middle East
#

3

Tallest City in

United Arab Emirates

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Nestle Plaza

225 m / 738 ft

2

Sharjah Gate Tower

223.6 m / 734 ft

3

Palm Tower 1

223 m / 732 ft

4

Majestic Tower

207 m / 679 ft

5

Malak Tower

196 m / 643 ft

6

Bukkhamseen Tower

192 m / 630 ft

7

Majestic Tower

190.8 m / 626 ft

8

Abbco Tower

190 m / 623 ft

9

Al Dana Tower

180 m / 591 ft

10

Al Ayaan Lulu Tower

178 m / 584 ft

Research

20 October 2018

The Middle East: 30+ Years of Building Tall

The Middle East region is hosting its first CTBUH International Conference since 2008. In that year, there were 119 completed buildings of 150 meters or...

Global News

06 May 2020

Fire Breaks Out in Residential High-Rise in Sharjah

Twelve people were injured after a fire engulfed a skyscraper in the city of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates, showering debris on to streets...

Global News

08 September 2020

Man Dies After Falling Off Sharjah Building

The Sharjah Police are investigating the death of a 53-year-old Emirati man who fell to his death from a high-rise building last week (week of...