Skyscraper Burj Khalifa, commonly referred to as Burj Dubai, is located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. named in honour of Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the president of the United Arab Emirates and ruler of Abu Dhabi.
Its entire height is 829.8 metres, including a 223-meter spire on the roof but omitting the antenna. surpassed Taipei and rose to become the highest skyscraper in the world. It was inaugurated in 2010 as a new Downtown Dubai construction.