The Taiwan Fund, Inc. Declares Dividend

Dec 16, 2010, 15:01 ET from The Taiwan Fund, Inc.

NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Taiwan Fund, Inc. (NYSE: TWN) announced today that it has declared an annual dividend to the Fund's stockholders in an amount estimated at $0.08148 per share comprised entirely of net investment income.  The precise amount of the dividend will be announced on December 28, 2010. The dividend will be payable on January 6, 2011, to the stockholders of record at the close of business on December 30, 2010.

The Fund is a closed-end management investment company seeking long-term capital appreciation primarily through investment in the equity securities listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange.

The Taiwan Fund, Inc. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange with the ticker symbol "TWN". For additional information on the Fund, including information on the Fund's holdings, please call 1-877-864-5056, or visit the Fund's website at

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