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Old Posted Dec 31, 2011, 4:31 PM
Onn Onn is offline
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Originally Posted by MolsonExport View Post
Have you been to Korea?
Have you been to Japan? Do they have a tower like this? This may have made sense 10 or 20 years ago, but Korea is largely a developed economy today. With all the new contsurction that has already taken place going even taller (not just a little, 1,000 ft taller) seems way out of place. Korea's population growth is flat. Unless Samsung is going to take up a huge portion in both towers, I don't see who in Korea would need that kind of ultra-luxary space. Many of these towers are being pushed by the local governments just to put their cities on the map. They're not based on supply and demand.

New article illustrating my point:

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