NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Taiwan Fund, Inc. (the "Fund") (NYSE: TWN) announced today that, due to the closing of the Taiwan market during the Chinese New Year, the Fund will publish its net asset value during the period from January 19, 2012, through January 29, 2012 based on the Fund's net asset value calculated at the close of trading on January 18, 2012, the last trading date for the Taiwan Stock Exchange ("TSE") prior to the Chinese New Year, as adjusted for changes in the currency exchange rate between the U.S. dollar and the Taiwan dollar. The TSE will re-open on January 30, 2012.
The Fund is a diversified closed-end investment company, which seeks long term capital appreciation primarily through investments in equity securities listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange. Shares of the Fund are listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol "TWN."
For additional information on the Fund, including information on the Fund's holdings, visit the Fund's website at www.thetaiwanfund.com or call 1-877-864-5056.
SOURCE The Taiwan Fund, Inc.