Fattan 463 metres (1,519 ft) 97 Considered to be a stale proposal 195. Dubai World Trade Centre in 1979, which is usually regarded as the first high-rise in the city. Was the world's tallest building upon completion. Approved edit This table lists buildings that are approved for construction in Dubai and are expected to rise at least 180 metres (591 ft) in height. Now 432 Park Avenue holds the record. The second-tallest building in Dubai is the 425-metre (1,394 ft). Since 1999, and especially from 2005 onwards, Dubai has been the site of an extremely large skyscraper building boom, with all 73 of its buildings over 200 metres (656 ft) tall completed after 1999. 51 The Tower 243 metres (797 ft) Sama Tower 240 metres (790 ft) Churchill Residency 235 metres (771 ft) The Buildings by Daman * 235 metres (771 ft) Park Place 234 metres (768 ft) Mag 218 Tower 232 metres (761 ft) Al Tayer Tower. The "Year" column indicates the year in which a building was completed. Sheikh Zayed Road was the first to develop, followed by the. 9 JW Marriott Marquis Dubai Tower 1 355 metres (1,165 ft) Second tallest hotel in the world after Gevora Hotel. Tallest buildings in Dubai (Marina 101 and the Address Boulevard not included). Tallest hotels in Dubai, skyline of Dubai before sunset, dubai, the largest city in the. The tower's district will provide commercial, retail, and hotel accommodation.