Arkadia Mall was the first of its kind in Egypt and was designed by the renowned American architect firm “HOK,” which ranked first in the world in multi-purpose building’s design. It is the first complex of its kind in Egypt hosting commercial, recreational, administrative and residential entities all under one roof. Its roomy apartments and capacious entertainment areas make it arguable the first space age village to be found in the heart of this heaving metropolis. Location: Nile Corniche right beside Conrad Hotel Cairo Project Components: A multi- purpose building It consists of: 80 residential units, 448 commercial units Opening Date: the opening was in October 2000. It is designed to attract families and tourists (Arabs and foreigners) where visitors enjoy the atmosphere created through the various shops, food court and the river Nile view.