Wednesday, 9 July 2014
Dubai to Build World’s Largest Shopping Mall
The Vice-President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid has announced that the world’s largest shopping centre will be built in Dubai. Entitled ‘Mall of the World’, the 4.45 million square meter project will comprise seven-kilometer promenades hosting a temperature-controlled indoor theme park covered by a retractable glass dome that opens during the Winter, a 280,000 square meter wellness center, a cultural celebration district providing conferences and weddings facilities, and hotels offering a total of 20,000 rooms to accommodate up to 180 million visitors expected each year.
Images courtesy of Dubai Holding