Beirut City Centre, the $40 million USD super structure City Centre shopping mall on the outskirts of Beirut by Majid Al Futtaim Properties. The project which is expected to be ready by 2013, Beirut City Centre in Lebanon will be centrally located in Hazmieh, with convenient access from all road networks and will have a unique offer of over 180 specialty stores spread across 60,000 square meters of retail space.
This mall, will be anchored by a full service Carrefour hypermarket, a multiplex cinema and a family entertainment centre. Beirut City Centre will also offer an outdoor rooftop restaurant precinct, a contemporary food court with 16 different food outlets and convenient indoor parking.
Majid Al Futtaim Properties is currently operating 10 malls across the Middle East and North Africa (“MENA”) region, which have a combined Gross Leasable Area (“GLA”) of 800,000 square metres and which, in 2009, attracted more than 120 million visitors. The four new shopping malls are scheduled for completion by 2014 and will increase Majid Al Futtaim Properties’ total GLA to more than 1.3 million square metres.