UAE retail giant reveals plan for largest Saudi cinema

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Majid Al-Futtaim announced its second multiplex in Saudi Arabia, in Riyadh Front (Wajehat Al-Riyadh) lifestyle development.

The multiplex is due to open in early 2019 and is set to be the largest in Saudi Arabia.

Riyadh Front is located on King Khaled Airport Road over 450,000 square meters and will feature a luxury experience of indoor and outdoor shopping, entertainment and offices with water features.

Cameron Mitchell, Majid Al Futtaim Cinemas CEO said, “This second location for VOX Cinemas and Magic Planet in Riyadh will be a flagship, as we continue to roll out our ambitious expansion plan for the kingdom.

“We can’t wait to bring more unique Majid Al Futtaim entertainment concepts to moviegoers in Saudi Arabia, as the feedback from our first multiplex and Magic Planet has been nothing short of exceptional.”

Majid Al Futtaim had announced a total investment of SAR 16 billion across its portfolio of shopping malls, fashion, leisure and retail projects in the Kingdom.

This is expected to generate over 117,000 direct and indirect jobs in the Kingdom.