Penang

Facts

# of 150m+ buildings

5 Completed • 0 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

125

Tallest City in

the World
#

74

Tallest City in

Asia
#

2

Tallest City in

Malaysia

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

Menara KOMTAR

231.7 m / 760 ft

2

Arte S Tower 1

186 m / 610 ft

3

Gurney Paragon East Tower

155 m / 509 ft

4

Gurney Paragon West Tower

155 m / 509 ft

5

Skyview Residence

150 m / 492 ft

6

The Terraces Penang

142 m / 466 ft

7

Arte S Tower 2

125.1 m / 410 ft

8

MBf Tower

111.1 m / 365 ft

9

Menara UMNO

93.5 m / 307 ft

10

Light City Office & Hotel Tower

- m / - ft

Global News

16 June 2020

In Penang, Building of 16-Story Block Worries Area Residents

Residents of a row of heritage shophouses near Komtar are upset over noise and ground vibrations coming from the site where a 16-story tower is...

Global News

09 September 2020

Firms Announced to Design New Sustainable City in Penang South Islands

Ramboll, architect Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) and Hijjas have been selected by the Penang State Government as winners to design the masterplan for the new...

Global News

11 September 2020

Hotel Franchise Makes Debut in Penang

Courtyard by Marriott has announced the opening of Courtyard by Marriott Penang—the first Courtyard debut in Malaysia. Located along the bustling Jalan Macalister in the...