Plans for world’s tallest tower in Vietnam

Hanoi city, Vietnam.

Hanoi city, Vietnam. Image by Kuruman / CC BY 2.0

A new urban area west of Hanoi will be home to the world’s tallest tower, according to an announcement from the Vietnamese government.  Vietnam Television has reportedly contracted a Japanese-owned architecture company for consultation. The world’s tallest tower presently is Tokyo Sky Tree, at 634m. The world’s tallest building is Dubai’s Burj Khalifa (828m).

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