ADVISORY, Feb. 2, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Ambassador Peng Keyu, Consulate General of the People's Republic of China, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to celebrate the Chinese New Year and to mark 2011 as the year of the rabbit.
170 Chinese companies are listed on NASDAQ with a combined market capitalization of $103.5 billion.
NASDAQ OMX is a trading technology provider to more than 70 markets worldwide including Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing. Additionally, NASDAQ OMX world-leading market surveillance solutions are used by more than 35 national exchanges and regulators including Securities and Futures Commission Hong Kong.
In honor of the occasion, Ambassador Peng Keyu will ring the Opening Bell along with dignitaries from the Consulate.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
(212) 244-9392 ext. 1712
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.
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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