Majid Al Futtaim, one of the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneers across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, opened its first community mall in the Sultanate of Oman: My City Centre Sur.
With an investment of OMR 15.2 million (USD 39.4 million), My City Centre Sur is expected to create more than 4,000 direct and indirect job opportunities in the surrounding area.
With more than 50 retail outlets across 16,500 square meters and 484 parking spaces, My City Centre Sur will serve as a fully integrated retail, dining, and leisure destination that is a new community hub for people to meet and connect.
My City Centre Sur includes a Carrefour hypermarket and Magic Planet family entertainment center alongside a considered mix of leading brands in fashion, jewellery, and cosmetics, including Centrepoint, Max Fashion, Pure Gold, Kryolan, and the Body Shop. The mall offers dining options such as Mersal, Razmazaan, Gloria Jeans Café, and a range of food court choices, as well as services including a money exchange, telecommunications providers, and pharmacies.
“Majid Al Futtaim is committed to delivering an unrivalled retail experience to emerging communities in Oman, and the opening of My City Centre Sur achieves a major milestone in our investment strategy for the Sultanate,” said Ghaith Shocair, Chief Executive Officer – Shopping Malls, Majid Al Futtaim – Properties.
My City Centre Sur is part of Majid Al Futtaim’s strategy to increase its total investment in Oman to OMR 705 million (USD 1.8 billion) by 2020, which includes forthcoming destinations City Centre Sohar and Mall of Oman. Majid Al Futtaim’s investment in Oman’s retail, leisure and entertainment infrastructure supports the country’s National Strategy for Tourism 2040, which targets a six percent rise in the contribution of the tourism sector to GDP, and a near doubling of visitor numbers to five million annuallyAdd to Favorites