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Majid Al Futtaim to re-open Vox cinemas, Magic Planet in RAK and Sharjah

The announcement follows the re-opening of MAF facilities in Saudi Arabia earlier this week

Majid Al Futtaim to re-open Vox cinemas, Magic Planet in RAK and Sharjah

UAE-based Majid Al Futtaim will re-open a number of leisure, entertainment and cinema venues in Ras Al Khaimah and Sharjah, the company has announced.

In a statement, Majid Al Futtaim said that Vox Cinemas at Al Hamra Mall in RAK would open on June 23, while Vox Cinemas and Magic Planet at City Centre Sharjah will re-open on June 24.            

The announcement follows the re-opening of MAF facilities in Saudi Arabia earlier this week.

Both Vox Cinemas and Magic Planet have implemented strict health protocols, including sanitisation and physical distancing plans.

In cinema auditoriums, seats in front of, behind and next to a guest’s selection will be left vacant while at Magic Planet alternate seats will be kept free on rides and machines will be spaced apart to ensure that physical distancing can be maintained.

“Our team have been relentlessly planning and preparing to welcome back guests and we have introduced innovative new health and safety measures which have been successfully implemented across our entertainment experiences in Dubai,” said Cameron Mitchell, CEO of Majid Al Futtaim Cinemas and Majid Al Futtaim Leisure and Entertainment.

According to Majid Al Futtaim,  95 percent of guests in Dubai said they were satisfied with the company’s enhanced safety measures.

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