About Tilal Al Irfan
Tilal Al Irfan represents the strategic partnership between OMRAN Group and Majid Al Futtaim to develop one of the largest mixed-use urban development projects in the Sultanate. Tilal Al Irfan is making its mark as a truly sustainable, comprehensive, and innovative destination that fulfils business, leisure, and residential needs.
The development will be home to 50,000 residents living in contemporary homes and apartments. Services and amenities comprise a business park, education facilities, healthcare and community recreation centres, a central market, town square and an entertainment and hospitality precinct. Through the provision of commercial, residential, retail, educational and healthcare facilities, Madinat Al Irfan complements the diverse needs of the community and is an innovative gateway to Oman. Owing to the scale of the project and its diverse offerings, Madinat Al Irfan West is destined to give a strong impetus to Oman’s hospitality and tourism sector.
Our Partner: Majid Al Futtaim
Founded in 1992, Majid Al Futtaim is the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
A remarkable business success story, Majid Al Futtaim started from one man’s vision to transform the face of shopping, entertainment and leisure to ‘create great moments for everyone, every day’. It has since grown into one of the United Arab Emirates’ most respected and successful businesses spanning 15 international markets, employing more than 40,000 people, and obtaining the highest credit rating (BBB) among privately-held corporates in the region.
Majid Al Futtaim owns and operates 23 shopping malls, 13 hotels and three mixed-use communities, with further developments underway in the region. The shopping malls portfolio includes Mall of the Emirates, Mall of Egypt, City Centre malls, My City Centre neighbourhood centres, and four community malls which are in joint venture with the Government of Sharjah.
The company is the exclusive franchisee for Carrefour in 38 markets across Middle East, Africa and Asia, and operates a portfolio of more than 230 outlets in 15 countries. Majid Al Futtaim operates 322 VOX Cinema screens and 34 Magic Planet family entertainment centres across the region, in addition to iconic leisure and entertainment facilities such as Ski Dubai, Orbi Dubai and Ski Egypt, among others. The Company is parent to the consumer finance company ‘Najm’, a fashion retail business representing international brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch, AllSaints, lululemon athletica, Crate & Barrel and Maisons du Monde. In addition, Majid Al Futtaim operates Enova, a facility and energy management company, through a joint venture operation with Veolia, a global leader in optimised environment resource management.
Company also owns the rights to The LEGO Store and American Girl in the Middle East and operates in the food and beverage industry through a partnership with Gourmet Gulf.