29 May 2010
Jawhara bags ‘Leading Islamic Hotel’ award

Al Jawhara Group of Hotels and Apartments, part of the UAE-based conglomerate S.S. Lootah Group, was chosen as the ‘Leading Islamic Hotel’ at the Arab Achievement Awards. The ceremony took place during the ‘Arab Investment Summit’, held in Abu Dhabi under the patronage of the UAE Ministry of Foreign Trade. The awards aim to recognize excellence within key economic sectors and highlight the exemplary contributions made by companies to the region's development.
“We are very happy to receive the Arab Achievement Award. As a pioneer in Islamic hospitality, we are committed to strengthen Dubai’s position as a leader in the sector through Jawhara’s three-decade expertise. I thank our dedicated staff that constantly strives to set benchmarking trends through innovative service offerings”, commented Mr. Nasser Lootah, member of the Board of Directors of S.S. Lootah Group and CEO of its hospitality arms, Al Jawhara Group of Hotels and Lootah Hotel Management.

Al Jawhara group of hotels and apartments, the first Islamic hospitality venture in the UAE, established in 1979, is a leading provider of shariah-compliant hospitality services in-line with the heritage of the region, catering to the privacy and family-oriented needs of the Gulf society. Jawhara offers international hospitality standards and best practices, along with innovative new services and has to its credit the coveted Dubai Quality Appreciation Program for the tourism sector in 2009 among other awards and international accreditations.