08 November, 2007
Carpenters/Morris Hedstrom's Building to be ready by Christmas
The Carpenters/Morris Hedstrom's Building in central Suva, built on the site of the old Morris Hedstrom's which was razed by fire in 1998, will be ready by Christmas 2007. The first and second floors of the complex will be ready by the first week of December. The complex will be a full department store shopping mall with a supermarket on the ground floor as well as a food court, bakery, liquor store, pharmacy, butcher and with speciality shops offering clothing, banking and jewellery. Level 2 will have a the Morris Hedstrom's Homemaker Division while Level 3 will have a high-end food court and a car park. The second part of this project will see the construction of a high rise structure that will be the tallest building in Fiji. Carpenters' Suva foreshore development also continues and will include a hotel, condominiums and an entertainment centre.