tallest hotel in the world and the first skyscraper in Dubai over 300 metres (984 ft). 3, the skyscrapers of Dubai are, for the most part, clustered in three different locations. The tower and surrounding areas will also be added to Dubai's International Free Trade Zone. Dubai World Trade Centre in 1979, which is usually regarded as the first high-rise in the city. 2, the tower has stood as both the tallest building in the world and the tallest man-made structure of any kind in the world since its completion in January 2010. Dubai One is expected to reach at least 700m and be completed by metres (2,170 ft) 115 The Burj 2020 will be the largest commercial tower in the world, surpassing the just-built One World Trade Centre in New York. 169 Alpha Towers 545 metres (1,788 ft) The Jumeirah Business Bay 489 metres (1,604 ft) 100 SRG Tower 471 metres (1,545 ft) Vida Residence Dubai Marina The Address Jumeirah Resort Spa New Dubai Skyline Tower 400 metres (1,300 ft) 130 SZR Tower 385 metres. On hold edit This table lists buildings that were at one time under construction in Dubai and were expected to rise at least 180 metres (591 ft) in height, but are now on hold. The Needle Will be slightly taller than the Burj Khalifa 193 1 Park Avenue 550 metres (1,800 ft) 125 Considered to be a stale proposal 194 Burj Al Fattan 463 metres (1,519 ft) 97 Considered to be a stale proposal 195. 5, based on the average height of the ten tallest completed buildings, Dubai has the tallest skyline in the. 4 In less than ten years, the city has amassed one of the largest skylines in the world; it is now home to the world's tallest building, the world's tallest residence, and the world's second tallest hotel.