Dubai: The 1,000-meter world's tallest tower costing about Rs 6,330 crore will be constructed in the Saudi Arabian city of Jeddah, it was announced on Monday.
Chairman of Kingdom Holding Company (KHC), Prince Alwaleed bin Talal bin Abdulaziz Alsaud, said the tower is expected to be completed in 63 months at a cost of 4.6 billion riyals.
The Saudi Arabia-based KHC is one of the world's largest and most diversified private investment companies with holdings in a large number of Saudi Arabian, Middle Eastern and International companies.
The 'Kingdom Tower' will be the centrepiece and the first construction phase of Kingdom City Jeddah, Alsaud said while giving details about the proposed world's tallest tower....more
02:48 PM, Apr 16, 2012