Each of the Morgan Stanley closed-end funds listed below (the “Funds”) today declared the following dividends.
|Name of Closed-End|
Management Investment Company
|Per Share of Net Investment Income||Per Share of Short-term Capital Gain||Per Share of Long-term Capital Gain|
|Morgan Stanley Asia-Pacific Fund, Inc.||APF||$0.0000||$0.0000||$1.1033|
|Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Debt Fund, Inc.||MSD||$0.3973 (Quarterly)||$0.0000||$0.0000|
|Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Domestic Debt Fund, Inc.||EDD||$0.5000 (Quarterly)||$0.0000||$0.00000|
|Morgan Stanley Emerging Markets Fund, Inc.||MSF||$0.0000||$0.0000||$1.1773|
|Morgan Stanley Global Opportunity Bond Fund, Inc.||MGB||$0.1841 (Quarterly)||$0.0000||$0.0000|
|Morgan Stanley High Yield Fund, Inc.||MSY||$0.0968 (Monthly)||$0.0000||$0.0000|
|Morgan Stanley India Investment Fund, Inc.||IIF||$0.0000||$0.0000||$1.7756|
|The Latin American Discovery Fund, Inc.||LDF||$0.1091||$0.0000||$2.8721|
|The Malaysia Fund, Inc.||MAY||$0.6151||$0.0000||$0.3977|
The amount of dividends paid by each fund may vary from time to time. Past amounts of dividends are no guarantee of future dividend payment amounts.
The final determination of the source and tax characteristics of all distributions in 2008 will be made after the end of the year.
Investing involves risk and it is possible to lose money on any investment in the funds.
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