JF China Region Fund, Inc. (NYSE: JFC; the “Fund”) announced today that
it is declaring a dividend distribution of $0.1021 per share payable in
cash on December 14, 2011 to the shareholders of record on December 7,
2011. The ex date of the dividend distribution is December 5, 2011. This
dividend distribution represents payment of the Fund’s 2010 spillback
distribution pursuant to Section 855 of the Internal Revenue Code.
The Fund is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company
whose shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. The Fund trades
under the symbol “JFC.”
The JF China Region Fund, Inc. invests primarily in equity securities of
companies with substantial assets in, or revenues derived from, the
People's Republic of China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macao--collectively,
the China Region.
J.P. Morgan Fund Services, in Boston, MA is the Fund’s accounting and