Ho Chi Minh City Facts

150m+ Buildings 14 Completed6 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings None • 1 Under Constr.
Tallest Building Bitexco Financial Tower (263 m)
Global Ranking #60 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #38 in Asia by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #1 in Vietnam by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Bitexco Financial Tower (2010)
Average Building Age 2 years
Most Common Function Mixed-use, 60%
Most Common Material Concrete, 94%

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   Vincom Landmark 81 2020 461 m
2   Bitexco Financial Tower 2010 263 m
3   The One Ho Chi Minh City West Tower - 240 m
4   The One Ho Chi Minh City East Tower - 218 m
5   Vietcombank Tower 2015 206 m
6   Saigon One Tower 2018 195 m
7   Saigon Centre 2 2017 194 m
8   Vinhomes Central Park Residential Tower 12 2017 185 m
9   Vinhomes Central Park Residential Tower 9 2016 184 m
10   Vinhomes Central Park Residential Tower 13 2017 180 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   Empire City Tower 2022 462 m
2   SJC Tower - 200 m
3   Saigon Panaroma 2 2019 180 m
4   Satra-Tax Plaza - 165 m
5   Eximbank Headquarters - 163 m
6   Lavenue Crown 2021 160 m
7   BIDV Tower - 152 m
8   Novaland Tower - 130 m
9   Icon D2 Tower 1 - 106 m
10   Dragon Tower - -
1   Empire City Tower 2022 462 m
2   Vincom Landmark 81 2020 461 m
3   Bitexco Financial Tower 2010 263 m
4   The One Ho Chi Minh City West Tower - 240 m
5   The One Ho Chi Minh City East Tower - 218 m
6   Vietcombank Tower 2015 206 m
7   SJC Tower - 200 m
8   Saigon One Tower 2018 195 m
9   Saigon Centre 2 2017 194 m
10   Vinhomes Central Park Residential Tower 12 2017 185 m
  Completed   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.   Proposed

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CTBUH Initiatives

Vietnam Networking Event
7 Oct 2016 – Event Invite

CTBUH Vietnam Hosts Inaugural Event
7 Oct 2016 – Event Report

Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tour
17 Sep 2015 – Tour Invite

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CTBUH Initiatives Related to Ho Chi Minh City

CTBUH Vietnam Hosts Inaugural Event
7 Oct 2016, Ho Chi Minh City – Event Report
The CTBUH Vietnam Chapter hosted an inaugural event to introduce the Council to a Vietnamese audience and explain its role within the skyscraper industry.
Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tours 2015
17 Sep 2015 – Tour Report
The CTBUH Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee organized guided walking tours of 16 cities around the globe, focusing on urban habitats around tall buildings.
CTBUH Releases Tallest Buildings Completed in 2010
Dec 2010 – CTBUH Journal Paper
In a year dominated by news coverage of the new “World’s Tallest Building” – Burj Khalifa, Dubai – one may be surprised to learn that, besides being the year in which a building first surpassed the…

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Mar 2008 – Ken Yeang, Llewelyn Davies Yeang

Research Papers

Megacities: Setting the Scene
Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV

Highest Helipads
Jun 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue II

Prediction and Compensation of Column Shortening for Bitexco Financial Tower
Oct 2011 – CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference

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Papers Related to Ho Chi Minh City

Megacities: Setting the Scene
Oct 2016 – CTBUH Journal, 2016 Issue IV; Daniel Safarik, Shawn Ursini & Antony Wood; Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
The rise of the megacity presents unprecedented opportunities to understand the human urbanization phenomenon, and to observe the effects of multicore, polycentric cities…
Highest Helipads
Jun 2014 – CTBUH Journal, 2014 Issue II; CTBUH Research
In this installment of Tall Buildings in Numbers, CTBUH considers how helipads are used on skyscrapers, and which are the highest in the world. The results were somewhat…
Prediction and Compensation of Column Shortening for Bitexco Financial Tower
Oct 2011 – CTBUH 2011 Seoul Conference; Seongdeok Kang, Jaesung Choi, Hakseong Kim & Inki Kim, Hyundai Architects & Engineers Associates
The effects of column shortening, both elastic and inelastic, take on added significance need special consideration in design and construction. Axial shortening of…
Tallest Buildings Completed in 2010
Dec 2010 – CTBUH Journal, 2011 Issue I; CTBUH Research
In a year dominated by news coverage of the new “World’s Tallest Building” – Burj Khalifa, Dubai – one may be surprised to learn that, besides being the year in which a…

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