I am honored and grateful to announce that community and interfaith leader Aneelah Afzali, Executive Director of the newly established MAPS-AMEN program will appear on my radio show “Immigration with Tahmina” on Desi 1250am on Tuesday December 13th 2016 at 10am PST! Our communities face uncertain times in the current political situation. The president-elect has mentioned he wants to[…]
On November 23, 2016, Tahmina was quoted in CNN Money. Here is a link to the article. Thank you to CNN Money and reporter Sara O’Brien for continuing to be a strong voice for immigration.
It was an honor to be interviewed on BBC – Bengali services. Once I get a link to the audio recording, I will be sure to post it. In the meantime, here is a link to the article. Thank you to BBC-Bengali Services for the honor.
Readers may recall I went to Malaysia recently. Here is some news coverage on Ekattor TV from the event. A huge thank you to Mr. Islam Mainul for sending me the news clip!
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: The 1st ever Bangladesh Global Summit was held on November 19th and 20th in the heart of Kaula Lumpur. It was an event that was envisioned several years ago by a visionary Bangladeshi-French businessman Kazi Enayet Ullah and took many months to organize. Organized by the All European Bangladesh Association, this was the first event[…]
With the election 20 days away, I couldn’t help but write about the importance of this election for immigration reform. I hope you will enjoy my latest article in The Seattle Globalist: Walls vs bridges: Why I’m voting for immigration reform this November. I hope you will enjoy it and spread it far and wide.[…]
Hon. Pauline Truong Founder & CEO of Globepreneurs recently interviewed me for her column in Huffington Post. Here is a link. A huge thank you Globepreneurs and Hon. Pauline Truong for caring about issues related to entrepreneurs and immigration reform!
We are grateful to have been able to share our thoughts with Geekwire about the new international entrepreneur rules. Despite flaws, Obama’s ‘startup visa’ is a step in the right direction, entrepreneurs and immigration experts say by Monica Nickelsburg on September 29, 2016 at 10:10 am: Startup entrepreneur Henry Chen faces the same obstacles as[…]
September 2nd 2016 was a very special day. It was the day that the movie For Here or To Go? had a special private screening at the Rayburn House Building- one of the Buildings where Congressmen have their offices. Fresh off the heels of the announcement of International Entrepreneur Rules, this movie screening was so[…]
I am grateful to The Seattle Globalist for allowing me to be a columnist and sharing my thoughts. My regular readers will know how important this issue is to me! Making sense of the proposed Startup Visa alternative On Friday, the White House announced proposed new visa rules for international entrepreneurs. Having advocated for a[…]