Majid Al Futtaim announced the opening of VOX Cinemas at City Centre Alexandria.
Cairo, Egypt: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia announced the opening of VOX Cinemas at City Centre Alexandria last week.
VOX Cinemas at City Centre Alexandria features seven screens with more than 1,550 seats, including VOX MAX and 6 regular screens with advanced sound and picture capabilities. VOX Cinemas offers movie enthusiasts an unmatched cinematic experience, which has made it the preferred destination for all movie premieres in the region. This includes unprecedented sound quality equipped with the latest technology, and regular and VIP seats for a more comfortable viewing experience. Additionally, the cinema complex offers an unprecedented selection of deliciously prepared food and beverage to moviegoers, for a one-of-a-kind experience. The cinema facility also offers all the amenities for people with special needs.
For the convenience of customers, VOX Cinemas launched the first mobile cinema booking application in Egypt that saves time and avoids queueing for cinema goers, in addition to the convenience of screening a new movie showing every 20 minutes.
VOX Cinemas at City Centre Alexandria opened its doors to the public less than a year after VOX Cinemas first launched in the country at Mall of Egypt, which opened last March. This expansion comes as part of Majid Al Futtaim’s previously announced plans to investment to EGP 23 billion in Egypt by 2020, creating 144,000 additional direct and indirect jobs.
Omar El Banna, Country Head for Majid Al Futtaim – Ventures Egypt, stated, “In addition to our exceptional cinematic concepts; which are unsurpassed across the Middle East, VOX Cinemas always strives to offer an innovative and enjoyable cinematic experience, by paying close attention to details, such as the design and setting of each theater to suit the environment.”
VOX Cinemas at City Centre Alexandria is part of a range of diverse and innovative attractions and destinations, Majid Al Futtaim currently operates and aims to introduce in the Egyptian market. These include shopping malls, Carrefour stores, fashion stores, international restaurants, and unique family entertainment experiences such as Ski Egypt, Little Explorers, Magic Planet, that are in line with the company’s vision to create great moments by redefining the concept of shopping and entertainment for Egyptian citizens
VOX Cinemas operates 31 cinema complexes across the Middle East and North Africa, including the 14 sites in the UAE, two in Bahrain, 11 in Oman, one in Lebanon, one in Qatar and two in Egypt. Majid Al Futtaim has announced a EGP 5.76 billion investment to expand VOX Cinemas’ footprint across the region from 300 screens to 600 screens by 2020.