Cambodia Plans Tallest Skyscraper in Asia

5 September 2010 (Last Updated September 5th, 2010 18:30)

Cambodia plans to build a 555m skyscraper, touted to become the tallest building in Asia upon completion. The skyscraper, worth $200m will surpass the nation's current tallest structure, the 32-storey Canadia Bank Tower in Phnom Penh. The building plan has been submitted to

Cambodia plans to build a 555m skyscraper, touted to become the tallest building in Asia upon completion.

The skyscraper, worth $200m will surpass the nation's current tallest structure, the 32-storey Canadia Bank Tower in Phnom Penh.

The building plan has been submitted to local authorities for approval.

The project is being funded by the Canadia Bank, according to Reuters.