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Old August 22nd, 2009, 03:55 PM   #661
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In the last pic you can notice the cladding at the bottom of the tower
Yes, and you can notice how much empty areas we have inside the city too...
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Old August 22nd, 2009, 05:19 PM   #662
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look at this video... pretty good

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Old August 22nd, 2009, 06:10 PM   #663
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I checked the info. screen today... and it shows that the hieght is 342 m that means it reached the 75th floor already... I think that the core part of the tower has reached the 77th floor...
For the cladding progress, it reached the 20th floor now...
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Old August 22nd, 2009, 06:30 PM   #664
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Yea, and you can notice how much empty areas we have inside the city too...
Yeah quite disappointing!
But it was even more empty in the past couple years.. things are getting better now, many towers getting built
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Old August 24th, 2009, 05:17 PM   #665
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Old August 24th, 2009, 09:41 PM   #666
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Nice (Y) !!
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Old August 25th, 2009, 12:47 PM   #667
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c'mon i wanna see new update and pics of the cladding! it must be wondeful!
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Old August 25th, 2009, 01:18 PM   #668
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c'mon i wanna see new update and pics of the cladding! it must be wondeful!


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Old August 25th, 2009, 03:20 PM   #669
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I don't know why.. but I feel this tower will be more than 412 meters..
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Old August 25th, 2009, 03:27 PM   #670
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Umm.. this is the view of the empty side of Kuwait city -_- taken from above Al Hamra Tower ;p ..
Creadits to "Jassim MQM" from Flickr!
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Old August 25th, 2009, 05:38 PM   #671
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magnificent... kind like a little manhattan...
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Old August 26th, 2009, 02:26 PM   #672
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Al Hamra Tower compared to other known skyscrapers
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Old August 27th, 2009, 05:33 AM   #673
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Cool building!
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Old August 27th, 2009, 06:54 AM   #674
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It is a good news for KUWAIT.So incredible.
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Old August 27th, 2009, 07:13 AM   #675
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How hard is it for a Foreigner to enter Kuwait as a Tourist?

This building will be quite a wonderfull structure to behold!
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Old August 27th, 2009, 09:09 AM   #676
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i took these pictures two days ago
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Old August 27th, 2009, 12:51 PM   #677
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How hard is it for a Foreigner to enter Kuwait as a Tourist?
Not that hard i guess .. anyone knows ?
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Old August 27th, 2009, 01:05 PM   #678
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why this should be hard?
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Old August 27th, 2009, 03:26 PM   #679
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Not that hard i guess .. anyone knows ?
Just get a tourist visa at airport when you arrive, valid for three months I believe, it's like 6KD or something.
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Old August 27th, 2009, 04:40 PM   #680
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It's like 6KD or something.
6 Kuwaiti Dinars = 21 American Dollars :p
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