Morgan Stanley China A Share Fund, Inc., a closed-end investment company traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CAF), will host one of an ongoing series of portfolio update conference calls with representatives of the Fund on Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern time. Portfolio managers will discuss the Fund's strategy and portfolio composition, as well as current market fundamentals and long-term trends.

The call is open to the general public. The U.S. domestic call-in number is (800) 288-8976. The international call-in number is (612) 288-0337. Passcode: 156697.

Investing involves risk and it is possible to lose money on any investment in the Fund.

Morgan Stanley Investment Management, together with its investment advisory affiliates, has nearly 1,000 investment professionals around the world and approximately $262 billion in assets under management or supervision as of March 31, 2010 1. By leveraging its global ‘community of boutiques’ structure and the strength of Morgan Stanley, MSIM strives to provide outstanding long-term investment performance, service and a comprehensive suite of investment management solutions to a diverse client base, which includes governments, institutions, corporations and individuals worldwide.

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1Amount excludes certain asset management businesses following the decision to sell the Retail Asset Management business to Invesco.

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