Salalah: The business-cum-tourism style Salalah Grand Mall was opened on Monday. The OMR35 million commercial complex will lend support to the retail sector and entertainment industry.
Salalah Grand Mall has been developed through partnership between the Defence Ministry’s Pension Fund, a number of government investment funds and Al Madina Real Estate company.
It has an overall area of 55,000 square metres and a construction area of 103,000 sqm. It comprises a hypermarket and outlets selling top local, regional and international brands.
The opening ceremony was held under the auspices of HH Sayyid Marwan Turki Al Said, Governor of Dhofar, and attended by Dr. Mohammed Nassir Al Za’abi, Secretary General at the Ministry of Defence.
On this occasion, Sayyid Marwan said that Oman is witnessing concerted efforts to secure the success of the economic diversification policy and motivate growth across all sectors towards the achievement of Oman 2040’s goals.
He added that plans and initiatives for the improvement of the business climate augmented the volume of investment in many sectors, including the tourism sector, which attracted many projects recently.