The Arab Awards, a prestigious new global celebration of achievement and excellence for Arabs was launched today.
The Arab Awards recognise outstanding achievements from within the global Arab community. Open to individuals born in or with direct family origin from any of the Arab league countries, The Arab Awards highlight exceptional achievement across all disciplines of life from business to the arts, sport, culture and public service, rewarding success from across the world.
The high profile Awards ceremony will be held at the Dorchester Hotel, Park Lane London on 14 October 2014 and is expected to attract an exceptional list of guests to gather, support and celebrate worldwide Arab excellence. The Arab Awards is a new initiative created by businessman Paul Sagoo the founder of the highly successful Asian Awards.
“Guests at the prestigious gala ceremony – including international business and community leaders, cinema, music and sport stars – will all be part of an evening that will honour the most outstanding individuals across twelve categories including business, philanthropy, cinema, music and sport,” said Paul. “A wonderful dinner and world-class live entertainment will precede one of the most important new awards ceremonies to launch in the UK this year.”
UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) who are part of the UK Foreign Office said, “UKTI is delighted to support the inaugural Arab Awards 2014. The Arab Awards is an opportunity to further strengthen positive relationships and highlight significant cultural, economic and social achievements. The Middle East and North Africa are important for British Businesses as London-based firms increase exchanges with the regions. UKTI especially shows support for the entrepreneurs’ awards. We look forward to welcoming the award nominees and guests.”