Km-high tower set to rise

Financing for the kilometre-high Kingdom Tower is complete, according to Talal Al-Maiman, chief executive and managing director of Kingdom Real Estate Development Co. The Kingdom Tower in Jeddah will eclipse today’s highest skyscraper – the 828-metre Burj Khalifa in Dubai – when completed in 2018. It is expected to cost $US1.2 billion, with construction expected […]