Dubai Has One of the World's Best Skylines!

Emirate beats some pretty big cities in new global poll... find out which ones here!
ByAhlan! Live ReporterMonday , 29 June 2015
Dubai Has One of the World's Best Skylines!
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Dubai as seen from the sea

It’s official – Dubai has one of the world’s best skylines!

The city came sixth in a survey that ranked each metropolis according to the height and number of its skyscrapers.

Hong Kong topped the list, boasting 7,794 buildings, followed by New York City, Singapore, Moscow and Seoul.

Dubai beat Chicago, Shanghai, Sao Paulo and Bangkok, the remaining locations to make the top 10. Abu Dhabi was rated 34th, Doha 57th, Sharjah 93rd and Kuwait City 99th.

The study was carried out by Germany-based Emporis, a real estate data management firm.

Here’s the full list...

1             Hong Kong

2             New York City

3             Singapore

4             Moscow

5             Seoul

6             Dubai

7             Chicago

8             Shanghai

9             São Paulo

10           Bangkok

11           Tokyo

12           Guangzhou

13           Busan

14           Toronto

15           Shenzhen

16           Incheon

17           Chongqing

18           Panama City

19           Mumbai

20           Kuala Lumpur

21           Beijing

22           Istanbul               

23           Jakarta

24           Osaka

25           Macau

26           Rio de Janeiro

27           Ulsan

28           Buenos Aires

29           Miami

30           Recife

31           Melbourne

32           Sydney

33           Wuhan

34           Abu Dhabi

35           Dalian

36           Tianjin

37           Shenyang

38           Kiev

39           Xiamen

40           Makati

41           Nanjing

42           Vancouver

43           St Petersburg

44           London

45           Houston

46           Honolulu

47           Daegu

48           Chengdu

49           Gold Coast City

50           Hangzhou

51           Hanoi

52           Mexico City

53           Curitiba

54           Santiago

55           Harbin

56           Los Angeles

57           Doha

58           Atlanta

59           Caracas

60           Wuxi

61           Las Vegas

62           San Francisco

63           Brisbane

64           Dallas

65           Shijiazhuang

66           Paris

67           Philadelphia

68           Calgary

69           Seongnam

70           Qingdao

71           Guiyang

72           Seattle

73           Fortaleza

74           Montréal

75           Balneário Camboriú

76           Changsha

77           Goyang

78           Ho Chi Minh City

79           Benidorm

80           Boston

81           Tel Aviv

82           Goiânia

83           Madrid

84           Salvador

85           Suzhou

86           Yekaterinburg

87           Manila

88           Taipei

89           Kunming

90           Penang Island

91           Yokohama

92           Frankfurt

93           Sharjah

94           Minsk

95           Kaohsiung City

96           Petaling Jaya

97           Suwon

98           Ankara

99           Kuwait City

100         Mississauga

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