During the past few months the problems and incidents when answering call-outs at high-rise tower blocks have escalated, they added.
On Malaysia's west coast, thousands of residents fled high-rise apartment buildings and hotels.
Several high-rise office buildings near the embassy were heavily damaged.
All this prosperity manifests itself in the city's swish downtown area, with its glittering high-rise office buildings and hotels.
Wood has given way to cement as the main building material, and new forms of architecture include high-rise buildings for offices and residences, and air-conditioned shopping malls.
Luxury high-rise apartment buildings and large houses have all the amenities one would expect in the United States.
Montevideo is a modern city, with high-rise apartments and office buildings.
Until around the turn of the 21st century, high-rise buildings were quite rare in Vienna.
It's in the grand tradition of big cities that there are little delis, cafés or coffee shops on the main floor of high-rise apartment buildings.
Most South Koreans in urban areas live in high-rise , multistory dwellings.