Sumo Sushi & Bento conducts beach cleanup with Dubai Municipality

Beach Cleanup Campaign saw 130 team members from Sumo Sushi & Bento taking part at Palm Deira Beach   Sumo Sushi & Bento, the originator of family friendly sushi dining in the region partnered with Dubai Municipality today in a beach cleanup campaign at Palm Deira Beach.   The Beach Cleanup Campaign saw 130 team members from Sumo Sushi & Bento taking part in the initiative to foster awareness, reflecting the team’s commitment to environmental conservation and protection of Dubai’s coastline.    Ms. Julianne Holt-Kailihiwa, CEO, Sumo International Inc. LLC, said, “The beach cleanup campaign brought over 130 of our staff together, reflecting the remarkable level of environmental commitment our team has towards the environment. As a company we hope to continue supporting our recycling programs … Continue reading Sumo Sushi & Bento conducts beach cleanup with Dubai Municipality


Art be a Part, the new artists’ community in Dubai dedicated to supporting humanitarian causes, staged a highly successful first fundraiser. The auction of artwork contributed by artists from around the world raised AED243,000 on Saturday night, with the proceeds dedicated to Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives (MBRGI), and UNICEF India. “This is just the start, but we have received a wonderful response to the initiative, and I’m so grateful for all the support we have received to make the auction such a success,” said Art be a Part founder, Medha Nanda, following the … Continue reading  ART BE A PART LAUNCHES WITH DUBAI AUCTION  


Medha Nanda, Art be a Part founder, heartened by response ahead of artist’s community’s first Dubai fundraiser Art be a Part founder Medha Nanda says the newly-formed artist’s community, which stages its first fundraising event in Dubai on Saturday, is being welcomed as a unique platform to draw support for humanitarian causes. Proceeds from the auction of artwork, contributed by artists and photographers from around the world, will be directed to Dubai Cares and UNICEF India. Artist and philanthropist Nanda says her passion to support humanitarian initiatives, particularly those providing aid for vulnerable children in India, has been matched by … Continue reading ART CREATING NEW SPACE TO DRAW HUMANITARIAN HELP  


In-person fashion runway presentations are back on the radar and we couldn’t be more ecstatic. Look Up Japan, a fashion show on famous ‘Kimonos’, has added ripples to Dubai’s fashion arena. Designer Yuko Murokami hosted an exclusive fashion show at Dubai World Trade Center on September 10 presenting the kimonos’s revival. From voluminous dresses to wild flowers on head, the collection was nothing short of innovative as displayed on the models who walked the runway. With vintage upcycled fabric work and ruffled sleeved pieces, the innovative pieces were an ode to the Japanese culture. The evening saw a gallore of … Continue reading DUBAI WITNESSES A GRAND SHOW OF KIMONOS