SM Naga to open in May

Some of the count ry’s top merchants had a glimpse of the upcoming SM City Naga during the recent Tenants’ Preview at the SMX Convention Center. SM Prime Holdings President Hans T. Sy welcomed the tenants during the event together with SCMC President Annie Garcia, VP for Leasing Daisy Chua, and SM City Lucena’s Mall Manager Jason Terrenal.

SM City Naga, which is scheduled to open on May 2009, will be SM Prime Holding’s 34th supermall, and is the Company’s first in the Bikol Region. It is envisioned to be one of the landmarks in bustling Naga City, which is Camarines Sur’s center for trade, commerce, transport, finance, education and government services.

Located on a 46,000 square meter property along Roxas Avenue (Diversion Road) in Naga City, the 87,959.38 square meter two-storey mall will serve customers in Camarines Sur, as well as neighboring provinces in the region.

The mall, which has the SM Department Store and the SM Supermarket as its main anchors, will have an exciting retail mix including SM mainstays like SM Appliance Center, ACE Hardware, and Watsons, as well as the best local and international brands in fashion, home furnishings, health and personal care, and electronics.

Eating out options include the SM Food Court, as well as known local and international food chains, specialty restaurants, and wellloved homegrown food outlets. It will also have four (4) state of the art cinemas with a total seating capacity of 1,400. For customers’ convenience, there will be 694 covered parking lots in a four level parking building, 113 open parking spaces, and allotted parking for 253 motorcycles.

Customers will have easy access to the mall as it is located across the Naga Transport Exchange consisting of the Naga Integrated Bus Terminal, and two jeepney terminals servicing almost all of the inter-municipality transportation. The mall is also 400 meters from the City Center, very near the National Highway, and right beside the PNR railway.