Turquoise Hill appoints Stephen Jones as director

VANCOUVER, BC—(Marketwired – December 18, 2017) – Turquoise Hill Resources (NYSE: TRQ) (TSX: TRQ) (NASDAQ: TRQ) today announced the appointment of Stephen Jones to the Company's Board of Directors effective December 18.

Peter Gillin, Turquoise Hill Chairman, said, “The board welcomes Stephen and we look forward to working with him. We will benefit from his extensive mining experience as well as his in–depth knowledge of Oyu Tolgoi.”

Mr. Jones has more than 20 years of experience working for Rio Tinto in Growth and Innovation, Copper and Coal, Aluminium, Iron Ore as well as Technology and Innovation in Australia, Canada, Mongolia and the U.S. In December 2017, he was appointed Chief Advisor — Surface Mining and Geosciences. Previously, Mr. Jones spent four years working in Mongolia for Oyu Tolgoi LLC, with roles including Chief Operating Officer, Acting Chief Executive Officer and General Manager – Operations. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) from the University of Queensland, Australia and a Graduate Diploma in Management from Deakin University, Australia.

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American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP Announces December 2017 U.S. Dollar Cash Distribution

VANCOUVER, BC—(Marketwired – December 18, 2017) – American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP (“AHIP“) (TSX: HOT.UN) (TSX: HOT.U) (TSX: HOT.DB.U) announced today a cash distribution of US$0.054 per limited partnership unit (“Unit“) for the period of December 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017, which is equivalent to US$0.648 per Unit on an annualized basis. The distribution will be paid on January 15, 2018 to unitholders of record at the close of business on December 29, 2017.

The policy of AHIP is to pay cash distributions on or about the 15th day of each month to the unitholders of record on the last business day of the preceding month.

ABOUT AMERICAN HOTEL INCOME PROPERTIES REIT LP

American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP (TSX: HOT.UN) (TSX: HOT.U) (TSX: HOT.DB.U), or AHIP, is a limited partnership formed to invest in hotel real estate properties located substantially in the United States. AHIP currently has 115 hotels, and is actively engaged in growing its portfolio of premium branded, select–service hotels in larger secondary markets that have diverse and stable demand. AHIP hotels operate under brands affiliated with Marriott, Hilton, IHG, Wyndham and Choice Hotels through license agreements. The company's long–term objectives are to build on its proven track record of successful investment, deliver reliable and consistent U.S. dollar denominated distributions to unitholders, and generate value through the continued growth of its diversified hotel portfolio. More information is available at www.ahipreit.com.