Chinese President Xi Jinping awards his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin the first-ever Friendship Medal of the People's Republic of China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, June 8, 2018. (Xinhua/Shen Hong)
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Landmark 81, the 81-storey skyscraper under construction in Ho Chi Minh City, will become the tallest building in Vietnam upon completion. The total height will reach 461.5 meters, higher than Vietnam's super tall building Keangnam Landmark 72 in Hanoi and the Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The mixed-use tower will include high-end apartments, hotels, shopping centers and a 360-degree observatory center.