ADVISORY, Jan. 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) --
What: Ambassador Adamantios Vassilakis, Permanent Representative of Greece to the United Nations and Ambassador Nirupam Sen, Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, will preside over the opening bell. Where: NASDAQ MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43rd & Broadway - Broadcast Studio When: Monday, January 22, 2007 at 9:30 a.m. ET Contacts: Maria Ioannidou Assistant to the Permanent Representative of Greece 212.479.1350 Rajendra Kumar Secretary to the Permanent Representative of India 212-490-9670; Mobile 646-270-2129 NASDAQ MarketSite: Jolene Libretto; 646.441.5220; mobile - 347.219.9539 Jolene.Libretto@NASDAQ.com
The opening bell is 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 also be found on Waterfront fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Jolene Libretto at (646) 441-5220.
A live Webcast of the NASDAQ Opening Bell will be available at: http://www.nasdaq.com/reference/marketsite_about.stm
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.
Ambassador Vassilakis is the Permanent Representative of Greece to the United Nations since April 2002. He headed Greece's election campaign for the Security Council and on its successful completion was entrusted with the leadership of the Greek Delegation during its tenure.
Ambassador Nirupam Sen:
Ambassador Sen is the Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations since August 2004. Prior to being appointed, Ambassador Sen had been India's High Commissioner to Sri Lanka. He has also previously headed Indian Missions in Sofia (Bulgaria) and Oslo (Norway).