Inside the Reem Mall project in Abu Dhabi


Developers for Reem Mall, the UAE capital’s up and coming leisure, shopping, entertainment and dining destination, announced that the $1 billion project has been granted detailed planning approval by the Abu Dhabi Urban Planning Council, UPC, marking the final go-ahead required to take the project to the next stage only six months after the mall’s concept plans were approved, a rapid turnaround for a project of this scale.

More than 100 senior Abu Dhabi government and business leaders gathered on Tuesday for a special event to mark this significant milestone, pledge their ongoing support for Reem Mall, and mark the continued momentum that the project has built over the past 18 months.

1Shane Eldstrom, Chief Operating Officer for Reem Mall, said, “Reem Mall is an extraordinary project that will bring world-class shopping, leisure and entertainment to the heart of Abu Dhabi.

“We have made incredible progress over the past 18 months, and the detailed planning approval marks the final go-ahead required from the UPC .