Habib Bank Plaza
Habib Bank Plaza, located in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan, is the head office of Habib Bank. It was Pakistan's tallest building upon completion in 1971. It remained the tallest building for 4 decades until the 116m tall MCB Tower was completed in 2005. However, even after the MCB Tower, the Habib Bank Plaza is still the second highest building in Karachi today.

History
Pakistan's tallest building from 1971 until 2005. After 2005, MCB Landmark plaza became the tallest building of Pakistan with 29 floors and a helipad on top. Habib bank plaza has 22 floors.

Trivia
  • Architect: Leo A. Daly
  • Construction Companies: Haydari Construction Company Limited, Haydari Boring and Piling Company Limited and Abbas Builders Limited (all part of The Habib Group)
  • Head office of Habib Bank.
  • It was Pakistan's tallest building from 1971 until 2005.
  • The bank remained the tallest building for 4 decades until MCB Tower was completed in 2005.
  • Tallest Building in South Asia for 9 Years, from 1971 to 1972. When the 105m tall Express Towers were completed in Mumbai.
  • Habib Bank Plaza is the second highest building in Karachi today.


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