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    Posted March 30, 2012 by
    Dhita
    Location
    shanghai
    Assignment
    Assignment
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Photo essays: Your stories in pictures

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    Mega city Shanghai

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     Dhita ssays the rapid development of Shanghai inspired her to send in these photos. The massiveness of Shanghai is one of the highlights of the city she says. She also says it seems like there is always a new building or road being built in the city everyday.
    - Jareen, CNN iReport producer

    Shanghai is a home to magnificent skyscrapers landscape which is constantly constructing newer and taller ones. Shanghai has the 3rd and 10th tallest buildings in the world, adding Shanghai Tower which currently is still under construction, as the second tallest building in the world after Burj Khalifa.

    Currently the tallest skyscraper in Shanghai is the Shanghai World Financial Center, the locals call it "the bottle opener", which is 492 m (1,614 ft) tall with 101 floors. It is currently the tallest building in the People's Republic of China and the third-tallest in the world.
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