Every little helps: UAE retailer Choithrams to announce partnership with UK's biggest supermarket chain
Tescos supermarket may be looking to open several branches in the UAE (File/AFP)
The UAE-based Choithrams is set to announce a strategic partnership with the UK-based Tesco, the world's third largest retailer, next week.
Choithrams will make the partnership announcement at a press conference being held in conjunction with Tesco on May 7 in Dubai, a source said.
The partnership will bring a number of Tesco ranges to the UAE for the first time, it said.
Tesco has a presence in 12 countries and employs about 530,000 people, according to the company's website.
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