Facts

# of 150m+ buildings

1 Completed • 1 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

234

Tallest City in

the World
#

118

Tallest City in

Asia
#

1

Tallest City in

Bangladesh

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

City Centre

171 m / 561 ft

2

Red Crescent Rupayan Tower

160 m / 525 ft

3

Unique Acropolis

126 m / 413 ft

4

Gulshan Tower

125 m / 410 ft

5

Bangladesh Bank Building

115 m / 377 ft

6

City Bank Tower

109 m / 358 ft

7

Doreen Tower

92 m / 302 ft

8

BRAC University

45.7 m / 150 ft

9

Pinnacle

- m / - ft

10

Banani DCC-Unique Complex

- m / - ft

CTBUH People & Events

1993 Dhaka Conference: Tall Buildings in Developing Countries

16-07 June 1993

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