Since ancient times RAK was famous with its markets,
where Julfar market was a great trade stimulator,
not only locally, but exceeded that to the neighbouring
countries and other countries in south East Asia.
But today there are good and active trade promotion,
which is also promising. In addition to the aforesaid
one finds the old markets and what they contain from
the past scent. There are new inclusive trading centres
regarding the exhibited goods or the atmosphere surrounding
the shopping people. From these centres and the most
important of them is, Al Manar Mall, Al Lulu etc.
Mall Shopping Centre
It is Located in the eastern part of the RAK Creek,
Al Nakheel. It looks upon a rest of wild Qurm trees
that gives it a nice scene in addition to the special
anchorage that gives the shopping people the advantage
of practicing different water sports and sea voyages
in the middle of the bay in the future.
Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al-Qasimi
Area: 160,000 m²
Building Area: 45,000 m²
Car parks: 2200 cars
There are 110 different shops full of goods to satisfy
everybody (all categories).
mall contains a big area for Carrefour (Hyper Market),
Al Masa Cinema, 7 other exhibition halls, a complete
Entertainment village (Futoon World) international,
there are dining halls (McDonald, KFC, Hardees, Chinese
restaurant, Lebanese restaurant, Pizza In) and a big
number of famous trade houses like: Al Shaie, Next,
Evon, and also Paris Gallery, Sun and Sand for sports,
early educating centre, and the body shop. This Centre
has been designed to satisfy all the tastes and considered
to be an integrated centre, a target for all purchasers.