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World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013

Qatar-owned London's The Shard is first and Dubai's Cayan Tower is ranked fourth in Emporis Skyscraper Awards 2013

World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
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\nBuilding name: Nanfung Commercial, Hospitality and Exhibition Complex
\nCity/country: Guangzhou, China
\nHeight: 123m
\nStories: 22
\nArchitect(s): Andrew Bromberg of Aedas
\n(Source: www.emporis.com,\nImage credit: http://www.aedas.com)
World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
10
\nBuilding name: Tour Carpe Diem
\nCity/country: Courbevoie, France
\nHeight: 162m
\nStories: 38
\nArchitect(s): Robert A. M. Stern, SRA Architects
\n(Source: www.emporis.com, Image credit: http://www.ramsa.com)
World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
9
\nBuilding name: AZ Tower
\nCity/country: Brno, Czech Republic
\nHeight: 111m
\nStories: 30
\nArchitect(s): Architektonicka kancelar Burian-Knvinka
\n(Source: www.emporis.com, Image credit: http://www.aztower.cz)
World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
8
\nBuilding name: Ardmore Residence
\nCity/country: Singapore
\nHeight: 136m
\nStories: 36
\nArchitect(s): UNStudio, Architects 61
\n(Source: www.emporis.com, Image credit: http://www.ardmoreresidence.com.sg)
World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
7
\nBuilding name: Mercury City
\nCity/country: Moscow, Russia
\nHeight: 339m
\nStories: 75
\nArchitect(s): F. Williams, G.L. Sirota, M.M. Posokhin
\n(Source: www.emporis.com, Image credit: http://www.mercury-city.com/en)
World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
6
\nBuilding name: Flame Towers
\nCity/country: Baku, Azerbaijan
\nHeight: 182m
\nStories: 39
\nArchitect(s): HOK
\n(Source: www.emporis.com, Image credit: http://www.hok.com/)
World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
5
\nBuilding name: One Central Park (East Tower)
\nCity/country: Sydney, Australia
\nHeight: 117m
\nStories: 34
\nArchitect(s): Ateliers Jean Nouvel, PTW Architects
\n(Source: www.emporis.com, Image credit: http://www.ptw.com.au)
World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
4
\nBuilding name: Cayan Tower
\nCity/country: Dubai, UAE
\nHeight: 307m
\nStories: 73
\nArchitect(s): SOM, Khatib & Alami
\n(Source: www.emporis.com)
World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
3
\nBuilding name: Sheraton Huzhou Hot Spring Resort
\nCity/country: Huzhou, China
\nHeight: 102m
\nStories: 27
\nArchitect(s): MAD, Shanghai Zian Dai Architectural Design
\n(Source: www.emporis.com)
World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
2
\nBuilding name: DC Tower
\nCity/country: Vienna, Austria
\nHeight: 250m
\nStories: 60
\nArchitect(s): Dominique Perrault, Hoffmann-Janz
\n(Source: www.emporis.com)
World's top 10 skyscrapers in 2013
1
\nBuilding name: The Shard
\nCity/country: London, UK
\nHeight: 306m
\nStories: 73
\nArchitect(s): Renzo Piano, Adamson Associates
\n(Source: www.emporis.com)