Arabian Centres Company To Reopen 20 Shopping Centres Kingdom-Wide from Wednesday 29th April

28 - April - 2020


Arabian Centres Company To  Reopen 20 Shopping Centres  Kingdom-Wide from Wednesday 29th April
  • Deep clean sterilization programme being conducted ahead of opening
  • Customers required to wear masks and gloves and have temperature checks on arrival at malls
  • Shopping centres  to open daily from 9.30am to 4.30pm following royal decree
  • Full network of malls to open with exception of Makkah Mall

 

(Riyadh, Saudi Arabia) 28 April 2020 – Arabian Centres Company (ACC), the largest contemporary lifestyle destination network in the Kingdom, has announced it will  reopen 20 shopping centres  in 10 cities from Wednesday 29th April to 13th May with limited opening hours in line with recently announced Government guidelines. Makkah Mall will stay closed while the city remains under 24-hour curfew.

The company is now engaged in a deep clean sterilization programme of its network ahead of the reopening and visitors to the centres  will be required to wear a mask and gloves  as will mall staff to ensure the health and safety of visitors and employees.

Arabian Centres is looking forward to opening its doors once again daily from 9.30am to 4.30pm to welcome  Ramadan shoppers. To protect public safety all cinemas, entertainment facilities, hair dressers, beauty salons,  will remain closed in line with Government directives to ensure public safety. Cafes and restaurants will only provide takeaway and delivery services.

Mall staff will take the temperature of all mall visitors, including store staff and delivery workers, and limits will be placed on capacity to ensure proper social distancing measures can be applied.

Olivier Nougarou, CEO of Arabian Centres Company said: “Arabian Centres thanks the authorities and the Ministry of Health for its excellent and decisive actions that have led to these favourable conditions, and one of the safest situations globally, that has enabled us to resume business ahead of most countries.

“We will ensure the highest standards of health and safety are in place to ensure the safety of our customers and staff as our priority and we look forward to welcoming back our customers and serving our local communities.

 

 “As we prepare to welcome our customers back to our shopping centres  on Wednesday we do ask  that they take note of the health and safety precautions in place to wear a mask and gloves and to ensure appropriate social distancing is observed while shopping.”