Author: Asif Tarafdar

Asif Tarafdar
Asif Siddique Tarafdar is the Staff Writer of Ice Today& Ice Business Times. He has completed BSS in Economics from BRAC University and vocal about disability rights and inclusion. Currently, studying MDS at Jahangirnagar University he is also a former Flight Cadet of the Bangladesh Air Force.
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Creating Hope Through Action

Understanding the implications of the deteriorating mental health situation in Bangladesh and how Identity Inclusion is working to create hope through action across the country.

The Bigger Picture

In a conversation, Dr Nazneen Ahmed, Country Economist and Head of Policy & Strategic Advisory Unit at UNDP Bangladesh, explicates the country’s current economic situation,

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ON THE MONEY

Farzana Munshi, PhD, Professor, Department of Economics and Social Sciences at BRAC University, elaborates on the mounting external challenges to Bangladesh’s economy, global inflation, and existing issues in the labour market.

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EQUIP AND INSPIRE

In a conversation, Shariful Islam Tareq, AGM (Head of operations), Marketing & Media at Rupayan Group, elaborates on the current state of Bangladesh’s real estate

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Establishing a Brand Identity

Fayez Ahmed, Head of Brand, Corporate Sales & Retail Operation at Monno Ceramic, discusses the creative and decisive marketing strategies that have kept the company

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IN PURSUIT OF PASSION

In a conversation, Khandaker Shamim Rahman, General Manager, SMC Enterprise Ltd. elaborates on his journey, SMC’s unique marketing strategies and the things that make a

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GRACEFULLY INDOMITABLE

The incredible story of Mita Khatun from Natore, who was married off at 13 but did not stop her pursuit of becoming independent. In a

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Leading the Change

Dissecting Daraz Bangladesh Ltd’s journey from humble beginnings to becoming the most consequential name in Bangladesh’s e-commerce sector.   If we look back at our

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RESEARCHED, DEVELOPED & PERFECTED

Duke, Managing Director of vivo Bangladesh sheds light on the next generation of camera technology in the new vivo X80 5G, and expands on the

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THE WINNING FORMULA

In a conversation, Tajdin Hassan, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at Daraz Bangladesh Limited speaks candidly about the company’s growing prominence in South Asia’s e-commerce sector,