ADVISORY, July 26, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Millicom International Cellular S.A. (MICC) will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.
Millicom provides affordable, widely accessible and readily available prepaid cellular telephony services to more than 30 million customers in 13 emerging markets in Latin America and Africa where the basic telephone service is often inadequate and where economic development and rising personal income levels are creating increasing demand for communication services.
In honor of the company's visit, Mikael Grahne, Chief Executive Officer of Millicom International Cellular S.A. (MICC), will preside over the NASDAQ Opening Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, July 27th, 2010 at 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Millicom Investor Relations
+44 (0)20 7321 5027 (office)
+44 (0)7779 018 539 (mobile)
Head of External Communications
+1 352 27759098
The Opening Bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on Galaxy 19 C/15, downlink frequency 4000 vertical. The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.
An audio transmission of the Opening Bell is also available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.
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About Millicom International Cellular S.A. (MICC):
Millicom International Cellular S.A. is a global telecommunications group with mobile telephony operations in 14 countries in Asia, Latin America and Africa.
It also operates cable and broadband businesses in five countries in Central America. The Group's mobile operations have a combined population under license of approximately 267 million people.
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