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The 20 Most Expensive Buildings in The World

Whether it’s tourist attraction or worship place, there are plenty of buildings around the world which race past the $1 billion mark when it comes to the price of construction. These buildings light up the sky and seem to touch the heavens; they are the most incredible and most expensive buildings in the entire world.

From a Saudi hotel with a gold-encrusted spire to Chinese casinos laden with futuristic gaming machines, destinations home to a plethora of these extravagant addresses include Las Vegas, Singapore and Dubai, according to a new infographic revealing the 20 most expensive buildings in the world.

20. Petronas Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur

Total cost of construction: $ 1,16 billion

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19. Burj Khalifa, Dubai

Total cost of construction: $ 1,5 billion

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18. Wembley Stadium, London

Total cost of construction: $ 1,5 billion

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17. Yankee Stadium, New York

Total cost of construction: $ 1,5 billion

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16. European Central Bank, Frankfurt

Total cost of construction: $ 1,57 billion

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15. Bellagio, Las Vegas

Total cost of construction: $ 1,6 billion

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14. Taipei 101, Taiwan

Total cost of construction: $ 1,8 billion

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13. The Palazzo, Las Vegas

Total cost of construction: $ 1,8 billion

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12. Antilla, Mumbai

Total cost of construction: $ 2 billion

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11. Princess Tower, Dubai

Total cost of construction: $ 2,17 billion

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10. The Venetian Macao, Macau

Total cost of construction: $ 2,4 billion

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9. City of Dreams, Macau

Total cost of construction: $ 2,4 billion

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8. Wynn Resort, Las Vegas

Total cost of construction: $ 2,7 billion

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7. Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi

Total cost of construction: $ 3 billion

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6. One World Trade Centre, Manhattan

Total cost of construction: $ 3,8 billion

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5. The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas

Total cost of construction: $ 3,9 billion

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4. Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

Total cost of construction: $ 5,5 billion

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3. Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore

Total cost of construction: $ 6,59 billion

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2. Abraj Al Bait, Mecca

Total cost of construction: $ 15 billion

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1. Al-Haram Mosque, Mecca

Total cost of construction: $ 100 billion

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source:telegraph

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