BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Jun 14, 2017) -  The New Ireland Fund, Inc. (NYSE: IRL) held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

The only proposals before the meeting were for the re-election of Ms. Margaret Duffy and Mr. Sean Hawkshaw as a director of the Fund. The proposals were carried by a significant majority.

The New Ireland Fund, Inc. is a closed-end diversified investment company that seeks long-term capital appreciation through investing at least 80% of its assets in a portfolio of Irish securities. The Fund is managed by KBI Global Investors (North America) Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of KBI Global Investors Ltd. and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol - IRL. For further information, please contact the Fund at (800) 468-6475 or

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The New Ireland Fund, Inc.
(800) 468-6475