Qatar's newest shopping destination opened its doors over the weekend, and it's as spectacular as promised.
The Mall of Qatar covers a huge 500,000 square metres of real estate and is home to over 500 retail and F&B outlets, 220 of which opened on the very first day. The Mall is positioned next to the Al Rayyan FIFA 2022 stadium, and has the world's first 360-degree in mall revolving stage, paving the way for spectacular entertainment throughout the year. There's also a 5,000 square metre green Oasis with dancing fountains and waterfalls.
In a statement, the Mall's CEO Ahmed Al Mulla, said, "Mall culture plays a large role in Middle Eastern, and especially GCC society. We are pushing the boundaries and elevating the Mall experience with our brand new, and innovative offering... bringing the concept of retailtainment to life."
The doors are now officially open to the public, right in time for some well-earned holiday shopping.