UAE-headquartered Majid Al Futtaim is all set to open its fifth and largest destination in Oman, the Mall of Oman, in September 2021.
With a 140,000m2 of retail space, the Mall of Oman comprises over 350 retail outlets including 55 dining options. It will also be home to the Sultanate's largest VOX Cinemas with 15 screens, featuring the first GOLD experience in Oman, a 3D cinema, KIDS and IMAX experiences.
It will also include the largest indoor snow park in the Sultanate spanning over 14,000m2 as well as the largest Magic Planet in the country.
Talking about the project, Husam Al Mandhari – Director of Shopping Malls in Oman at Majid Al Futtaim Properties said: “Through the launch of Mall of Oman, customers will be immersed in engaging shopping and entertainment experiences. And for the first time ever, the largest indoor snow park, VOX Cinemas and Magic Planet will all be found in one location, bringing everyone closer to creating lasting memories. We also look forward to pairing our incredible Tamheen graduates with our latest retail partners in time for the grand opening, providing new job opportunities to many.”
The mall will boost the local economy by creating 3,500 jobs. As part of its economic contribution to the country, Majid Al Futtaim will also support with the upskilling of Omani nationals.
Source Construction Week