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In Moscow will appear 116 - a floor building

the highest skyscraper in the world which is planned to construct in Moscow, will have 116 floors, the first deputy of the mayor in the government of Moscow, the head of the Complex of architecture, building, development and reconstruction of a city Vladimir Resin has declared. Acting on the radio station air Echo Moscow V.Resin has specified that this building will be height in 640 metres.
as he said, besides, within the limits of the program the New ring in capital 60 skyscrapers in height from 35 floors will be constructed. V.Resin has noticed that building of skyscrapers in Moscow is necessity as in capital there is no earth. He has informed that in Moscow on one person it is necessary 23 sq. m of habitation, whereas on the average in Europe - 50 - 70 sq. m.
At us the earths are not present, and consequently we should leave upwards - V.Resin has declared. He has specified that all skyscrapers will be constructed on suburbs Old Moscow and in the centre them it is not planned to build at all. V.Resin has especially underlined that will project building of skyscrapers the firms having the international licence for design works.
it is necessary to notice that at present the highest building - the tower of Tajpej - is in the world on Taiwan, the building height makes 460 metres. The second high the place is occupied with towers - twins Petronas (Malaysia), their height reaches 451,9 metres.
the following skyscraper - a tower of Sirs, the USA (height 443,2). It is interesting that from 15 highest buildings of the world two are in Moscow. It is Triumph - the Oriental carpet (264,5 metres) and a Moscow State University building, its height of exactly 240 metres.