|Location||Dubai, United Arab Emirates|
|Roof||379 m (1,243 ft)|
|Floor count||78 + 3 below ground|
|Floor area||165,000 m2 (1,780,000 sq ft)|
|Design and construction|
P-17 is a mixed use skyscraper proposed for construction in Dubai, United Arab Emirates for the Tasameem group. 379 m (1,243 ft) tall building, comprising 78 floors. The building will accommodate offices, a 5-star hotel and serviced apartments, and 176 residential apartments on the upper 19 floors.The design is for a
Construction was planned to start in November 2008, [ citation needed ]but construction has still not started. As a result of the financial crisis that hit Dubai in late 2009, P-17 is unlikely to be built.
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