From their official page, this is the history of Al Jimi Mall:
Al Jimi Mall is the first shopping mall to open in the city; it is located in the Jimi area, close to the governmental buildings. The building was originally built as a vegetable and meat market in the early 80’s, but was renovated and revamped which earned it an ICSC certificate of merit for innovation in refurbishment and redevelopment in 2002.
- An approximate of 110 tenants
- Over 1,000 parking spaces
- Anchor stores – Carrefour, Centrepoint, Home Centre and Fun City