Ascend Acquisition Corp. and e.PAK Resources (S) Pte. Ltd.

Terminate Business Combination 
NEW YORK, April 28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ascend Acquisition
Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: ASAQ, ASAQU, ASAQW) ("Ascend"), a public company
organized for the purpose of acquiring an operating business, announced today
that Ascend and e.PAK Resources (S) Pte. Ltd. ("ePAK") have terminated their
proposed business combination.  Ascend was required to complete its business
combination of ePAK by May 17, 2008.  Pursuant to the provisions of Ascend's
Certificate of Incorporation, Ascend will dissolve and liquidate as promptly
as practicable. 
This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements
including statements with regard to the future performance of Ascend. Words
such as "believes," "expects," "projects," and "future" or similar expressions
are intended to identify forward-looking statements.  These forward-looking
statements inherently involve certain risks and uncertainties that are
detailed in Ascend's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Ascend undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or

    For more information, please contact:
    Ascend Acquisition Corp.
     Don K. Rice, Chairman and CEO
     Tel:   +1-610-519-1336
    Investor Relations:
     Crocker Coulson, President
     CCG Investor Relations
     Tel:   +1-646-213-1915

SOURCE  Ascend Acquisition Corp. 
Ascend Acquisition Corp. - Don K. Rice, Chairman and CEO, +1- 610-519-1336, or; Investor Relations - Crocker Coulson, President of CCG 
Investor Relations, +1-646-213-1915, or
-0- Apr/28/2008 13:06 GMT
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