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SMIC Schedules First Quarter 2010 Webcast Conference Call

29 Apr 2010

Shanghai  [2010-04-29]

Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 981) schedules its first quarter 2010 webcast conference call for Wednesday, May 12, 2010.

Please join SMIC's:

-- Dr. David NK Wang, President, Chief Executive Officer and Executive
-- Gary Tseng, Chief Financial Officer
-- En-Ling Feng, Director, Investor Relations

as they announce the company's first quarter 2010 results and take
questions from investors on Wednesday, May 12, 2010.

The first quarter 2010 results will also be released and available at before the start of trading on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong on Wednesday, May 12, 2010.


DATE: Wednesday, May 12, 2010

TIME: 8:30 A.M. (Shanghai and Hong Kong)
8:30 P.M. (New York *please note that because this call is live,
it will be taking place on Tuesday, May 11th, 2010 EDT)

The call will be webcast live with audio at under the "Investor Relations" section, or at URL:

For those without internet access, you may participate in the conference call by dialing the following numbers:

US 1-617-597-5342 (Passcode: SMIC)
HK 852-3002-1672 (Passcode: SMIC)

Recording will be available approximately 1 hour after the event and it will be archived for replay at , along with a soft copy of our news release, for a period of 12 months following the webcast.

For more information, please contact:

Investor Relations
Phone: +86-21-3861-0000 x12804