Construction of the 86,000sqm third phase of a shopping mall, Avenues designed by Genslar, is underway in the Al Rai district of Kuwait City.

The mall will be Kuwait’s largest shopping centre and is being built by Kuwaiti developer Mabanee.

Construction is expected to be complete in 2012.

The first phase of the development opened in 2007 and the second phase in 2008.