Group AMANA wins 5 Star Taqdeer award for excellence in labor practice

Mar 19 | United Arab Emirates

Group AMANA wins 5 Star Taqdeer award for excellence in labor practice


Group AMANA takes great pride in being distinguished as a Taqdeer winner for excellence in labor welfare practices by receiving a 5 star rating in 2018. The Group AMANA culture aligns with the vision of the Dubai Government that considers the wellbeing of workers vital to greater socio-economic progress.

Taqdeer is a unique initiative – the world’s first point-based award launched under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council. The Taqdeer Award recognizes eminent companies operating in construction, manufacturing, services and free zones in the Emirate of Dubai.

Participating companies provided examples of their best employment practices and comprehensive use of global benchmarks including labour policies, facilities and infrastructure, health and safety, labour security, recruitment and wages, justice and transparency, communication and feedback, creativity and innovation, administration, labour perceptions and key performance indicators.

AMANA was awarded the 3-Star Taqdeer Award in 2016 and 4-Star Taqdeer Award in 2017. Jihad Bsaibes, President & CEO of AMANA Contracting Group Limited, ‘’Over the years AMANA has managed to ensure welfare of employees, create greater job satisfaction, and foster higher levels of productivity in a stimulating environment. AMANA has continuously strived to give the best care to its staff by rewarding employees for their loyalty and commitment to the group.”

The companies that received 5 and 4-star ratings will enjoy priority in government projects and the top ratings will give companies a competitive advantage in bidding for international contracts.