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10 most expensive buildings in the world

Masjed Al-Haram or the 'Sacred Mosque' is a mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. It costs more than US$10 billion to build it. The mosque is the largest in the world.

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Marina Bay Sands Resort in Singapore was built to the tune of US$5.5 billion. It boasts of 2,561 guest rooms, a museum, 7 restaurants, 2 theatres, skating rinks and a shopping mall.

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World Sentosa Resort in the same country (Singapore) is also an expensive hotel and the cost to build it was US$6.59 billion.

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World Sentosa Resort in the same country (Singapore) is also an expensive hotel and the cost to build it was US$6.59 billion.

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Another hotel, the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi is one of the most expensive buildings in the world. It costed nearly US$ 3 billion to build making it the priciest hotel ever constructed.

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The list is not complete without the One World Trade Center or the 'Freedom Tower' in New York City. The price to rebuild the main building of the World Trade Center is US$3.8 billion.

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Parliament House in Canberra, Australia is where members of the Australian Parliament meet. It opened in 1988 and cost the Australian government A$1.1 billion.

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Parliament House in Canberra, Australia is where members of the Australian Parliament meet. It opened in 1988 and cost the Australian government A$1.1 billion.

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Wynn Resort in Las Vegas costed Wynn Resorts US$2.7 billion when it was finished. The luxury resort and casino located on The Strip features 49 floors and 2,716 rooms.

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Another luxury resort and casino, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is also part of the list. Building cost totalled US$ 3.9 billion. The hotel is named as one of the 'Top Hotels of the World' in 2015.

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Abraj Al Bait or the Makkah Royal Clock Tower Hotel is a government-owned building complex in Saudi Arabia. Building cost reached US$15 billion. The hotel is part of the government's plans to modernise the city and cater to the needs of pilgrims.

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Venetian Macau costed US$2.4 billion to build. It holds the title of being the largest casino in the world. The hotel offers 3,000 rooms and many other luxurious amenities.

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Venetian Macau costed US$2.4 billion to build. It holds the title of being the largest casino in the world. The hotel offers 3,000 rooms and many other luxurious amenities.

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