ADVISORY, Sept. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Swedish Minister for Trade will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Dr. Ewa Björling, Minister for Trade will ring the Opening Bell.
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Monday, September 9, 2013 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Political Advisor to the Minister for Trade
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About Dr. Ewa Björling, Minister for Trade:
Dr. Ewa Björling is a member of the Moderate Party and has been serving as Minister for Trade since 2007. Throughout the years she has been advocating the principles of free trade. Dr. Björling was elected Member of Parliament 2002 and served on the Committee on Foreign Affairs between 2002 and 2007.
She is a registered dental surgeon and received her PhD in medicine in 1993.
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