Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Investment Company Limited Announces Monthly Distribution

Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Investment Company Limited Announces Monthly 
TORONTO, Jan. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Investment Company 
Limited (TMX: FAP) (the "Company"), a closed-end investment company trading on 
The Toronto Stock Exchange, announced today that it will pay a monthly 
distribution of CAD 5.0 cents per ordinary share on February 15, 2013 to all 
ordinary shareholders of record as of January 31, 2013. 
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For the 12 months to December 31, 2012, the Company has paid total 
distributions amounting to CAD 60.0 cents per ordinary share. 
The policy of the Company's Board of Directors is to maintain a stable monthly 
distribution out of net investment income, supplemented by available realized 
capital gains and paid-in capital as required. This policy is subject to 
regular review at the Board's quarterly meetings. The next review is scheduled 
to take place in March 2013. 
Shareholders with registered addresses in Canada will receive distributions in 
Canadian dollars unless they have elected otherwise. Although a portion of the 
amount distributed is recorded as a return of capital for financial statement 
purposes, the full amount of the distribution will be foreign income for 
Canadian income tax purposes. 
The Company is managed by Aberdeen Asset Management Asia Limited, advised by 
Aberdeen Asset Management Limited and sub-advised by Aberdeen Asset Managers 
Information in this press release that is not current or historical factual 
information may constitute forward-looking information within the meaning of 
securities laws. Implicit in this information, particularly in respect of 
future financial performance and condition of the Company, are factors and 
assumptions which, although considered reasonable by the Company at the time 
of preparation, may prove to be incorrect. Shareholders are cautioned that 
actual results are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including 
general economic and market factors, including credit, currency, political and 
interest-rate risks and could differ materially from what is currently 
expected. The Company has no specific intention of updating any 
forward-looking information whether as a result of new information, future 
events or otherwise, except as required by law. 
Closed-end funds are traded on the secondary market through one of the stock 
exchanges. The Company's investment return and principal value will fluctuate 
so that an investor's shares may be worth more or less than the original cost. 
Shares of closed-end funds may trade above (a premium) or below (a discount) 
the net asset value (NAV) of the Company's portfolio. There is no assurance 
that the Fund will achieve its investment objective. Past performance does not 
guarantee future results. 
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Investor Relations, Aberdeen Asset Management Inc., 1-800-992-6341, 
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