Excitement at Exit 5

The Carrefour hypermarket in the Le Mall, NRR conjunction with King Abdul Aziz Road, Exit 5, is now open, demonstrating a new exciting era in shopping.

The inauguration ceremony, which took place on Thursday Shawal 15, 1426H (Nov. 17, 2005), was attended by prominent people headed by Sheikh Abdullah Al-Babtain, Sheikh Majid Alfatim, Chairman of Alfatim Holding Group, Mr. Abdul Malik Bin Abdullah Al-Babtain, Chairman of the board of Inmaia, a number of economic and social personalities watched by shoppers and spectators.

Carrefour, which is no. 1 in Europe and no. 2 globally, employs more than 430,000 people in more than 6878 branches covering 29 countries all over the world.

Le Mall 5, one of Inmaia`s prestigious projects, is a new concept, as it is not just a place for shopping, but also a place for family entertainment. Being chosen as the latest location by Carrefour is the best evidence of that.

Le Mall is designed to be simple and easy incorporating elegance and good taste. It consists of two floors, a hypermarket with a gross area of 11,000 sqm, a fun town and a restaurant on an area of 9000 sqm, and a shop area covering 15,400 sqm. An additional area to the east of the Mall has been designated for expansion purposes which will increase the shopping area to more than 52,000 sqm, making Le Mall the second largest mall in Riyadh with a gross area of 71,000 sqm.