MEDIA ADVISORY, Aug. 17, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) --
What: Mr. Fan Min, CEO of Ctrip.com International Ltd. (CTRP) will preside over the opening bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Friday August 18th, 2006 at 9:30 a.m. EDT Contacts: Tracy Cui Ctrip.com International Ltd. +86-21-3406-4880 X 12216 email@example.com NASDAQ MarketSite: Stephanie Lowenthal; 646.441.5220
The opening bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA-5 C-band/transponder 14. The downlink frequency is 3980 horizontal; audio: 6.2/6.8. The feed can also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Lowenthal at (646) 441-5220.
To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Open, please go to http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_events.stm and click on the market open of your choice.
About Ctrip.com International Ltd. (CTRP):
Ctrip.com International Ltd. is a leading travel service provider of hotel reservations, airline ticketing and packaged tours in China. Ctrip aggregates information on hotels and flights and enable customers to make informed and cost-effective hotel and flight bookings. Ctrip targets primarily business and leisure travelers in China who do not travel in groups. These travelers form a traditionally under-served yet fast-growing segment of the China travel industry. Since its inception in 1999, Ctrip has experienced substantial growth and become one of the best-known travel brands in China.