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TUSKON US -- Confederation of Businessmen and Industrialists of Turkiye President to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell


ADVISORY, Sept. 22, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --


TUSKON US – Confederation of Businessmen and Industrialists of Turkiye's President will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.

In honor of the occasion, Riza Nur Meral, President of TUSKON US, will ring the NASDAQ Opening Bell.


NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010 at 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET         


Hakan Tasci

(212) 580-6644 (office)

(202) 316-0860 (mobile)

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Robert Madden

(646) 441-5045

Feed Information:

The Opening Bell is available from 9:20 a.m. to 9:35 a.m. on AMC3 / C22, 87 degrees West, downlink frequency 4140 vertical. The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.

Radio Feed:

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 TUSKON US – Confederation of Businessmen and Industrialists of Turkiye:

TUSKON US is a non profit, non political, non-governmental business organization which represents members of the Confederation of Businessmen's and Industrialists' of Turkiye in Washington DC. TUSKON US strives to be a conduit for exchange of information and knowledge between Turkiye and United States on economic, social, political and business matters and establish its own line of communication with U.S. business enterprises, think tanks and government agencies. TUSKON US endeavors to keep the global communication network open and helps Turkish Business community to integrate into the U.S. market.

About NASDAQ OMX in Middle East Region:

There are 47 NASDAQ-listed companies in the Middle East.

NASDAQ OMX is the largest provider of exchange, surveillance and post-trade technology and advisory services in the Middle East with clients in:

  • Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange
  • Bahrain Securities Exchange
  • Capital Market Authority: Saudi Arabia
  • Capital Market Authority: Palestine
  • Dubai Financial Markets
  • Egyptian Exchange
  • Emirates Securities and Commodities Authority (UAE)
  • Iraq Stock Exchange
  • Kuwait Stock Exchange
  • NASDAQ Dubai
  • Palestine Exchange
  • Saudi Stock Exchange Tadawul
  • Qatar Exchange


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