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UDC concludes retail leasing agreements for The Pearl-Qatar and Gewan Island at Cityscape Qatar 2021

October 19, 2021 / News

Sainsbury Supermarket “Mowneh” to open in Al Mutahidah Towers and LuLu Hypermarket in Giardino Mall at The Pearl-Qatar

LuLu Supermarket & Retail Brands to open at Gewan Island

United Development Company (UDC), a leading Qatari public shareholding company and the master developer of The Pearl-Qatar and Gewan Island, has signed major retail leasing agreements as part of its participation in the 9th edition of Cityscape Qatar 2021 while continuing to achieve remarkable sales on Crystal Residence apartments launched exclusively at the event.

UDC has signed a contract with LuLu Group to open LuLu Hypermarket in Giardino Mall at The Pearl-Qatar covering an area of 13,000 sqm in addition to LuLu Supermarket and retail brands at Gewan Island on an area of 700 sqm.

UDC also concluded an agreement with its subsidiary, Hospitality Development Company (HDC) to open Spontini restaurant at Gewan Island and "Burger & Lobster" in Porto Arabia at The Pearl-Qatar.

On the exhibition’s second day, UDC further signed leasing agreements with Ariane Holding to open Qatar’s first Sainsbury Supermarket “Mowneh” in Al Mutahidah Towers at The Pearl-Qatar which will cover an area of 1,200 sqm, and with Al Maha Global to open “Kernel & Roast” gourmet store in Porto Arabia also at The Pearl-Qatar, in addition to a local coffeeshop concept “Café de Rêve at Gewan Island.

More retail and F&B concepts will be revealed on the exhibition’s closing day, demonstrating The Pearl-Qatar’s position as a leading leisure and shopping destination and Gewan Island as Qatar’s most exclusive and promising luxury address.

The Pearl-Qatar houses more than 350 brands operating across the Island’s main retail hubs, each offering a unique experience. The Island’s retail offering continues to grow... So far in 2021, 40 new and diverse retail and F&B brands have opened their doors at The Pearl-Qatar benefitting from the Island’s more than 35,000 residents, in addition to its unique setting of beautiful architecture and scenic views, attracting more than 28 million visitors annually.

Gewan Island will also feature a lively outdoor retail hub and Qatar’s longest climatized ‘Crystal Walkway’ which is characterized by elegant crystal overhead panels and will house 101 retail and F&B brands spanning an area of 11,000 sqm. Crystal Walkway is nestled between Crystal Residence’s 15 buildings where UDC has launched its first phase of apartment sales exclusively at Cityscape Qatar 2021.


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