9. Petronas Towers
It is a building of tourist attractions. It is a spot of shooting for many cinemas. The postmodern styled structures stood in Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur. Construction started on 1 March,1993. After a cost of $5.6 billion USD on 1 March,1996 the construction completed. But it was inaugurated in 1 August, 1999. It was worlds tallest structure from 1999 to 2004. Cesar Pelli designed the Petronas tower. Thornton Tomasetti is its structural engineer and the tower is used as commercial offices too. Having a height of 451.9m ,it is one of the most beautiful and tallest buildings in the world.
8. Shanghai World Financial Center
After a construction cost of $1.20 billion USD in the location of 100 Century Avenue, Pudong, China the world financial tower established. This Neo-futurism architectural styled building opened in 28 august, 2008 and from that time it is using as hotel, observatory, offices, parking garage, museum and retail. Famous architectural firm Kohn Pedersen Fox Associate designed the Shanghai World Financial Center. Shanghai World Financial Center Co. Ltd owns this building which is the 8th tallest building for having a height of 492m.
7. Taipei 101
This postmodern architectural styled building is situated in Xinyi district, Taipei, Taiwan. It was preceded by Petronas towers and surpassed by BurjKhalifa. Taipei Financial Centre Corporation spent about $1.934 billion USD to construct it after opening in 2004 it is using as commercial offices. C. Y. Lee & partners designed the building and for its architectural height of 508m it was the tallest building in the world from 2004 to 2009. Now it is in 7th tallest building in Asia.