For Malaysian Petronas Twin Towers is well known, and for the world is the famous and iconic twin towers. For most Malaysian they don’t know that Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur hold the Guinness World Record for the world’s tallest twin buildings till now.
Malaysian also don’t know about the 1999 Hollywood movie “Entrapment” with Catherine Zeta-Jones and Sean Connery, which is largely set in and around the Petronas Towers, as we living in Malaysia we don’t heard about this movie, we need to watch it and feel proud!!!
Petronas Twin Towers standing at 452 meters (1,483 feet) high. In fact, the Petronas Towers used to be the tallest buildings in the world when they opened in 1998.
The two iconic towers are joined by a sky bridge at level 41, which is 170m (558 feet) high and home to Petronas, the national oil company.
Skyscraper boom starting from 2004 and took place around the world and taller buildings were built in the UAE, China, Saudi Arabia, USA, Taiwan and Hong Kong, knocking the Petronas Towers to 19th place for overall height.