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Projects & Openings International

Al Farwaniya Property Developments has recently shared the tenant line-up for its super-regional Reem Mall project in Abu Dhabi. +++ Benoy has announced its second project with Hong Kong China Travel Service (HKCTS) – Ningbo If Mall. +++ Macerich and Simon have announced the formation of a 50/50 joint venture to create Los Angeles Premium Outlets. +++ The construction of the KWG M Cube, a 40,000-square-meter shopping center designed by MVRDV, has recently been completed.

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Westfield London Also Turns 10

Almost simultaneously with ACROSS, Europe's largest shopping center celebrates a decade of operation. Westfield London reveals how shopping habits have transformed in the British capital over the last 10 years.

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“We Saw the Interest of Investors Vanishing”

From the outbreak of the financial crisis until 2016, hardly any new shopping center openings occurred in Spain and Portugal, reports Francisco Cavaleiro de Ferreira, Managing Director of Multi in Iberia. Now, the markets have recovered.

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Dubai Mall celebrates its 10th anniversary

The shopping hotspot in the United Arab Emirates is one of the world’s biggest shopping centers with its total sales area of 350,000 sq m.

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We ❤ Leisure

ECE LEISURE SPECIAL

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Year after Year ...

... innovative retail real estate projects and refurbishments are unveiled at Mapic in Cannes. These are just a few examples.

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PROJECTS & OPENINGS EUROPE

SPAIN: Inmobiliaria Espacio has appointed UK retail and leisure agency Lunson Mitchenall to drive forward the next phase of retail and leisure leasing at Caleido in Madrid. The Torre Sevilla shopping center opened its doors to the public. | SWEDEN: Mölndal Galleria opened in the Greater Gothenburg Area. | GERMANY: After three years of renovation, Helio, with its 38,000 sq m, opened its doors in Augsburg. Ernst-August-Galerie in Hanover will be modernized, redesigned, and expanded. Prelios Immobilien Management has presented a comprehensive concept for the redesign of the Galerie Neustädter Tor in Gießen, Hesse.

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"IKEA Centres becomes Ingka Centres"

The rebranding does not change anything for tenants and customers, emphasizes Managing Director Gerard Groener.

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“Creativity and Courage Can Make All the Difference”

TconcepT was founded in The Hague five years ago and is already active in 15 countries, as General Manager Frank van Dongen reports.

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PROJECTS & OPENINGS INTERNATIONAL

Mitsui Fudosan Co. announced the grand opening of Mitsui Outlet Park Taichung Port, central Taiwan’s largest outlet mall, on December 12, 2018. | Palladium in Umuarama (Brazil) will bring greater comfort, development, and leisure to a market that has the largest consumption potential in the region. | Simon Premium Outlets announced the opening of Denver Premium Outlets (USA).

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Rhein-Ruhr Zentrum in Mülheim: Once Stagnant, Now Completely Revitalized

The German Ruhr region is regarded as the largest catchment area in Europe – even ahead of the metropolitan areas of London and Paris. In that region – specifically in Mülheim – Rhein-Ruhr Zentrum, which opened in 1973, is now undergoing a 200-million-euro modernization.

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Building an experience into a city

Edinburgh St James is set to revolutionize retail within the Scottish capital.

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Projects & Openings Europe

Boxpark revealed plans to revive Brighton’s iconic Madeira Terrace into an internationally renowned retail leisure and hotel destination. Colosseum Retail Park will construct Colosseum Mall and the expansion of the existing retail scheme in Northwest Bucharest...

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"AROUND ONE HUNDRED STOP SHOPS HAVE BEEN PLANNED"

The new locations of the retail park chain will be deliberately located outside the environment of existing competition, reports Gerald Grüll, Head of Asset Management Retail at Immofinanz.

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UNLOCKING AND ENHANCING REAL ESTATE VALUE FOR RETAILERS AND INVESTORS

Redevco aims to make urban centers more interesting places in which people like to live, work, and shop.

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SOMETHING NEW IS EMERGING IN NORTHERN BERLIN

The Märkische Viertel in northern Berlin was regarded as a model development in the 1970s. At that time, large housing estates with high-rise apartment blocks were considered to be a positive urban development program.

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Bringing Cultural Meaning to Contemporary Retail Spaces

Places where people belong: modern destinations that celebrate cultural legacies.

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Turkish transport hub with a new shopping dimension

The Istanbul New Airport is about to open on October 29, 2018. Around 53,000 sq m of retail space will sweeten passengers’ stays there.

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PROJECTS & OPENINGS INTERNATIONAL

CHINA: Cofco Joy Breeze and MixC, USA: The 78, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: Dubai Square

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At long last – a new project in Greece

The southern European country, which is still recovering from the latest economic crises, is not exactly known for its full pipeline. However, Sonae Sierra and Bluehouse Capital recently announced the “Fashion City Outlet” in Larissa.