In March 2000, the Jin Jiang Hotel was given a 5-star hotel rating by the National Tourism Bureau of China.
From July to September, 2004, RMB5,000,000 [USD$625,000] was invested in the restoration of various areas and facilities of the hotel, including offices, employee dining hall and dormitory.
From April to June 2004, RMB85 Million [USD$10.6 Million] was invested in the restoration of the hotel's Cathay Garden building.
From June 19th to August 19th, RMB9,400,000 [USD$1,175,000] was invested in the restoration of Jin Jiang Grand Hall.
June 5th and 6th, 2006, Jin Jiang Hotel successfully passed the re-check of its hotel star rating by The Tourism Bureau of China.The catering service department of Jin Jiang Grand Hall gained the honor of Advanced Group of National Travel Industry and made a speech as the only representative from Shanghai (Totally six in China) in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.