Dubai’s Princess Tower becomes world’s tallest residential building
Guinness World Records has officially recognized Tameer's Princess Tower as the world's tallest residential building.
The Dubai Marina skyscraper towers above the skyline at 414m from base to tip, Tameer said in a statement. (AFP/Getty Images)
Twenty years ago the Dubai-based business tycoon watched his parents flee the Rwanda genocide having lost everything — again. Today, the company he started to help get his family back on their feet is a monstrous conglomerate in 22 African countries.