Aberdeen Emerging Markets Telecommunications and Infrastructure Fund, Inc. (the “Fund”) (NYSE AMEX: ETF), a closed-end equity fund, announced today its performance data and portfolio composition as of October 31, 2010.

The Fund’s total returns for various periods through October 31, 2010 are provided below. (All figures are based on distributions reinvested at the dividend reinvestment price and are stated net-of-fees):
    Period   NAV Total Return %   Market Price Total Return %
    Cumulative   Annualized   Cumulative   Annualized
Since inception

(June 1992)
  317.3   8.1   279.8   7.5
10-years   94.0   6.9   126.3   8.5
5-years   72.2   11.5   84.2   13.0
3-years   -26.3   -9.7   -28.5   -10.6
1-year   18.3   22.4

On October 31, 2010, the Fund’s net assets amounted to US$171.5 million and the Fund’s NAV per share was $20.80.

As of October 31, 2010, the portfolio was invested as follows:

    Portfolio Composition     Geographic Exposure %
Hong Kong     11.9
Mexico     10.6
India     8.6
Taiwan     8.6
Indonesia     7.6
Israel     5.5
Portugal     5.3
Thailand     5.3
Malaysia     5.2
Russia     4.6
United States     4.3
Singapore     4.2
South Africa     4.2
Netherlands     3.4
Chile     3.2
Kenya     2.7
Croatia     2.5
Morocco     2.1
Brazil     0.2

The Fund's ten largest equity holdings as of October 31, 2010, representing 68.1% of net assets, were:
    Stock   Percent of

Net Assets
China Mobile Limited   11.2
America Movil SAB de CV   10.6
Bharti Airtel Limited   8.6
Taiwan Mobile Company Limited   8.5
Portugal Telecommunications   5.3
Digi.com Berhad   5.2
Bezeq Israeli Telecommunications Corporation Limited   4.8
Advanced Info Service PCL   4.7
Mobile Telesystems OJSC   4.6
Telekomunikasi TBK   4.6

Important Information

Aberdeen Asset Management Inc. has prepared this report based on information sources believed to be accurate and reliable. However, the figures are unaudited and neither the Fund, Aberdeen Asset Management Investment Services Limited (the Investment Adviser), nor any other person guarantees their accuracy. Investors should seek their own professional advice and should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses before acting on this information. Aberdeen is a U.S. registered service mark of Aberdeen Asset Management PLC.

Total return figures with distributions reinvested at the dividend reinvestment price are stated net-of-fees and represents past performance. Past performance is not indicative of future results, current performance may be higher or lower. Holdings are subject to change and are provided for informational purposes only and should not be deemed as a recommendation to buy or sell the securities shown. Inception date June 17, 1992.

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