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Aleja opening postponed

Coronavirus
SLOVENIA The official opening of the Aleja shopping centre in Ljubljana’s Šiška district has been postponed.

SES Spar European Shopping Centers, the developer of the 32,000 sqm mall, had originally intended for the opening to take place on March 19th.

“The health and safety of all people – customers and employees alike – is always our top priority. This decision is both important and necessary and has been made in collaboration with those tenants that would have been allowed to open despite the Covid-19-related restrictions,” explains Marcus Wild, the CEO of SES Spar European Shopping Centers.

A new opening date will be announced some time in the future.

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