Progressing from their regional win at the Arabian Property Awards, held in Dubai in November, ALARGAN International Real Estate Company received Best International Retail Developer for its new mixed-use development in Bahrain, ARGAN Village at the recently held International Property Awards in London.
At a glittering award gala dinner, held on 7 December at the London Marriott Hotel, attended by an international array of award winning property developers, respected VIPs, government officials, and media persons, ALARGAN was awarded due to the project’s defining architecture and overall community offering as a mixed used property.
Located in the Saraya (Bu Quwa) area of Bahrain, ARGAN Village is mixture of modern and traditional Bahraini style, offering residents across the country a redeveloped public garden surrounded by retail and food offerings in a unique setting where individuals and families can spend the entire day in a relaxing, friendly atmosphere. The development is said to become an iconic center of Bahrain, offering a calendar of unseen events.
On the same day in Bahrain, ALARGAN officially launched ARGAN Village in the presence of His Excellency the Governor of the Northern Province in Bahrain, Mr. Ali Bin Sheikh Abdul Hussain Al Asfour, senior officials in the ministry, VIP guests and the local media.
Commenting on the launch, the Minister of Works and Municipal Affairs and Urban Planning in Bahrain, Mr. Essam Bin Abdullah Khallaf stressed that the ARGAN Village garden redevelopment is an important recreational project in the northern governorate, impacting the lives of thousands of nearby residents.
Khaled Al-Meshaan, CEO and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of ALARGAN International Real Estate Company, expressed pride for the company’s newest achievement, saying: “Working to meet the ever-shifting needs of communities and cultures, we have taken the time to study and analyze Bahraini culture, to discover its heritage and use this to meet residents’ needs.
“We were able to fulfill those needs through our newest and internationally recognized development, ARGAN Village, which was developed with the focus of adding both economic and social values to the Bahraini community. The international recognition is a confirmation of the project’s distinct properties and a true testament to its strong competencies. We are incredibly proud to be honored amongst world’s finest property companies, and exceptionally pleased to have one of our projects stand out from the rest. This accolade is a major boost to our pursuit of excellence; we will continue working to maximize the interests of our clients, to add values to communities and to be the leader real estate developer.”
ALARGAN International Real Estate Company is a leading real estate company based in Kuwait. Its main focus is to develop affordable and middle income housing in GCC. It endeavors to pass on its sustainability values to the community by including green and energy efficient initiatives in its projects. Its projects are not only in Kuwait and Bahrain but also in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Oman.