ADVISORY, Sept. 08, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
The Consulate General of Mexico in New York, serving Mexican communities in the states of Connecticut, New Jersey and New York, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, Ambassador Sandra Fuentes-Berain will ring the Closing Bell.
Nasdaq MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Consulate General of Mexico in New York Media Contact:
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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About the Consulate General of Mexico in New York:
The Consulate General of Mexico in New York is Mexico's primary foreign mission in the Tri-State area. It is part of a network of 50 consular offices in 25 states of the U.S.A. and the largest any country has within another. Its mission is to provide services, assistance and protection to Mexican nationals, and to help them better integrate the socio-economic tissue of their places of residence.
About Ambassador Sandra Fuentes-Berain:
As a career diplomat, she ascended all the ranks of the Mexican Foreign Service until she was appointed Ambassador in 1988 when she served as Consul General in Hong Kong. She has served as Mexico’s Head of Mission to the European Union and Ambassador to Belgium and Luxembourg, Canada, France and The Netherlands; as well as Consul General in Milan, where she headed the Office for the Promotion of Businesses between Mexico and the European Union.
As an acknowledgement of her remarkable career as a member of the Mexican Foreign Service, the President of Mexico granted Ambassador Sandra Fuentes-Berain in 2012 the lifetime rank of Ambassador Emeritus.
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