The Board of Directors of Aberdeen Emerging Markets Telecommunications and Infrastructure Fund, Inc. (NYSE AMEX: ETF) (the “Fund”) is pleased to report the Fund’s dividend of US$0.26465 per share of common stock declared on December 22, 2010, payable on January 14, 2011, to shareholders of record at the close of business on December 30, 2010. Under U.S. tax rules applicable to the Fund, the amount and character of distributable income for each fiscal year can be finally determined only as of the end of the Fund’s fiscal year. However, under Section 19 of the Investment Company Act of 1940, as amended (the “1940 Act”) and related Rules, the Fund may be required to indicate to shareholders the source of certain distributions to shareholders. The following table sets forth the estimated amounts of the sources of the distribution for purposes of Section 19 of the 1940 Act and the Rules adopted thereunder. The table includes estimated amounts and percentages for this distribution and for the cumulative distributions paid year to date from the following sources: net investment income; net realized short-term capital gains; net realized long-term capital gains; and return of capital.
|EstimatedAmounts ofCurrentDistributionper share ($)||EstimatedAmounts ofCurrentDistributionper share (%)||EstimatedAmounts of FiscalYear to DateCumulativeDistributionsper share ($)||EstimatedAmounts of FiscalYear to DateCumulativeDistributionsper share (%)|
|Net Investment Income||$0.26465||100%||$0.65385||100%|
|Net Realized Short-Term Capital Gains||-||-||-||-|
|Net Realized Long-Term Capital Gains||-||-||-||-|
|Return of Capital||-||-||-||-|