“Majid Al Futtaim” Owner of the Exclusive Rights to Operate “Carrefour” in 15 Markets Under MAF’s Distinct Logo & Name Remains Dedicated to Support People of Gaza
Majid Al Futtaim owns the exclusive rights to operate Carrefour, under Majid Al Futtaim’s distinct logo and name, in 15 markets across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. These include, the United Arab Emirates, Armenia, Bahrain, Egypt, Georgia, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Uganda only.
The Company remains dedicated to its communities and people, including its 46,000 colleagues regionally.
In light of the recent tragic events, Majid Al Futtaim, has increased its donations to over US$2 million through its various operating entities to provide aid to the Palestinian civilians affected by the situation. The donations were directed towards organisations that have mechanisms in place ensuring the donations reach those in need. This includes almost US$1 million made to the Egyptian Red Crescent by Majid Al Futtaim Egypt to purchase the necessary medical supplies, medicines, and food supplies.
Majid Al Futtaim Egypt also launched a fundraising drive for its Carrefour customers to support the cause through “Round Up Your Bill” initiative or the designated donation boxes located inside Carrefour stores or through “MAF Carrefour” application, allowing customers to donate any amount of money, all of which will be sent to the Egyptian Red Crescent. Carrefour has already witnessed an outpouring of contributions from its customers, recognising their generosity during these difficult times.
Majid Al Futtaim denounces all acts of violence against civilians. In these challenging times, we stand in solidarity with our communities.
We express our deepest sympathies to all those affected by the recent tragic events in Gaza.