New Horizon-‘Asian-Style’ mall with 500 stores opening in Calgary this summer

The $200M retail centre- ‘Asian Style Mall’ is going to be opened in Calgary with focus on small merchants specializing in international goods and flavours.Roughly 99 per cent of the available mall space has been sold, according to a release from the mall.

Billed as a modern, international bazaar,New Horizon is expected to open this summer just outside Calgary, right across from megamall CrossIron Mills.

The 320,000 square-foot mall, bills itself as an “Asian-style” retail hub. It will feature 500 stores and food stalls, ranging in size from 285 to 855 square feet, selling goods from all over the world.

Mohammed Kharfan,the investor said, “The business style of this mall, really, is like an Asian-style mall,” similar to a souk, or Middle Eastern street market, but more modern.”

He added, “It is different than anything in the region.”