According to calculations by MSN Money, the top 10 buildings with the most "terrible" construction costs in the world in modern times are mostly located in Asia, of which the most "expensive" works amount to US $ 100 billion .
According to MSN Money, the great mosque Mecca, called Masjid al-Haram , is the No. 1 construction project worth up to $ 100 billion , far exceeding all competitors.This is the mecca - where every Muslim will have to go to the pilgrimage at least once in his life, if possible.
Ranked second on MSN Money's list is the Abraj Al-Bait Hotel (located right next to Masjid al-Haram) , built by the Saudi king to serve pilgrims, valued at $ 16 billion.
Third place is the "Marina" in Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, with construction costs up to 5.2 billion USD.
The fourth place with a lower value of $ 5 billion is Apple's new headquarters in Cupetino - the "Park" spacecraft building of Apple Park.
Ranked fifth in the list is the Cosmopolitan Hotel in the "gambling mecca" of Las Vegas, US state of Neveda with a construction cost of US $ 4.4 billion.
Ranked No. 6 on the list is the new commercial tower (built on the foundation of the twin towers hijacked in 2001) in New York (USA) with a construction cost of 4.1 billion USD.
Ranked seventh on the list is the Palace of Parliament Building (formerly known as the Communist Palace now called the Romanian Parliament Building) with a construction cost of 3.9 billion USD.
Ranked eighth in the list is the magnificent Emirates Palace Hotel as a palace in the UAE's capital Abu Dabi, with a construction cost of US $ 3.8 billion.
Ranked ninth on the list is the Wynn Resorts Zone in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA with a construction cost of US $ 3.4 billion.
Ranked 10th on the list is the Sultanate of Istana Nurul Izzah Palace with a construction cost of 3.3 billion USD.
It is quite interesting that 5 of the 10 most luxurious buildings belong to Asia. Specifically, located in Saudi Arabia (2 works); UAE (1 construction), Brunei (1 construction) and Singapore (1 construction).
4 other buildings in the top 10 are in the US. Only the Romanian Parliament building is a cold war-era building, located in Europe and also the oldest building in the top 10 buildings mentioned above.