The journey began in 1980 with the launch of a single store for retail business called the New World Company. A few years later, in 1987, the Ansar Group was officially formed with the establishment of an enticing new shopping hub known as the New World Centre. Today the Ansar Group has 10 renowned operating centers across Qatar, UAE and Bahrain, which are individually tailored to meet the specific needs and requirements of each market. Designed to comply with high standards, the group houses an extensive array of products from a vast number of locations across the globe. This broad range of merchandise caters to all types of customers - from the budgeted shopper to the upscale consumer. All of Ansar Group’s malls and galleries are set in strategically planned locations, offer consumers plenty of parking and host a wide array of promotions. Its appealing prize draws, massive discounts and highly driven promotional campaigns also play a big role in attracting a large number of consumers to all the ten Ansar centers. Backed by ambitious growth plans, an extensive media promotion and marketing strategy; and a 3500-plus skilled workforce, Ansar Group is now looking at pushing it boundaries of success across newer markets in the region.