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The is 830m high. However, the last 244m are uninhabitable and only built on top to reach the height. So it is actually "only" 586m high. They call this approach . It's a bit vain but it's clever from a business point of view.

businesstimes.com.sg/brunch/su

Even the observation deck is not the highest in the world 😉.

„The highest observation deck is located at 561.3m (on the 632m Shanghai Tower).“

guinnessworldrecords.com/world

Incidentally, the steel for the foundations of Burj Khalifa came from the demolition of the „Palast der Republik“ in Berlin 😀

m.dw.com/en/berlins-demolished

The whole story of the building, even about its name is interesting 🧐
And finally … it’s beautiful 😀

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burj_Kha

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