GMH Group’s Le Royal Hotel in Lebanon receives Horeca 2004 Awards
Le Royal Hotel in Beirut has
proven that it is the city’s principal location for those desiring the
most exquisite of cuisines having won 15 Medals and 2 Merit Certificates
at the 2004 HORECA catering industry show.
President of Lebanon Unveils A1 Grand Prix Team
On 1 December 2004, Team Lebanon, a GMH-sponsored Grand Prix team, entered the world of international motor sport with the official announcement of the creation of the Lebanese A1 Grand Prix team. The racing car, in full red, white and green Lebanese livery, was unveiled by the President of Lebanon, His Excellency General Emile Lahoud, at a stunning VIP Gala Evening at Le Royal Hotel in Beirut, hosted by GMH’s Chairman, Mr Nadhmi Auchi.
Pope John Paul II awards Papal Knighthood on GMH Chairman
His Holiness Pope John Paul II has bestowed on the Chairman of General Mediterranean Holding, Mr Nadhmi Auchi, the rare honour and dignity of Knight of the Pontifical Order of Pope Saint Sylvester in recognition of Mr Auchi’s contribution to inter-religious dialogue and hospitaller activities around the world. Mr Auchi is one of the few Muslims to be honoured by the Holy See in such a way.
President of Lebanon bestows the Lebanese Order of Merit on Chairman
In June 2004, the Chairman of General Mediterranean Holding, Mr Nadhmi Auchi, received the Lebanese Order of Merit (First Class) from His Excellency General Emile Lahoud, President of the Republic of Lebanon, in recognition of his significant role in promoting and investing in the country.