485BPOS 1 xb020113int.htm 485B XBRL FILING - DWS INTERNATIONAL FUND, INC. xb020113int.htm
Filed electronically with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 22, 2013

File No. 002-14400
File No. 811-00642

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549

FORM N-1A

REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
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Pre-Effective Amendment No.
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Post-Effective Amendment No. 134
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and/or
 
REGISTRATION STATEMENT UNDER THE INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940
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Amendment No. 114
 
   
DWS International Fund, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
 
   
345 Park Avenue, New York, NY  10154
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)   (Zip Code)
 
   
Registrant’s Telephone Number, including Area Code:  (617) 295-1000
 
   
John Millette
Vice President and Secretary
One Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108
(Name and Address of Agent for Service)
 
   
Copy to:
Thomas Hiller, Esq.
Ropes & Gray
Prudential Tower, 800 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02199-3600
 


It is proposed that this filing will become effective (check appropriate box):

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Immediately upon filing pursuant to paragraph (b)
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On ______________ pursuant to paragraph (b)
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60 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)
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On ______________ pursuant to paragraph (a)(1)
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75 days after filing pursuant to paragraph (a)(2)
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On ______________ pursuant to paragraph (a)(2) of Rule 485
   
 
If appropriate, check the following box:
   
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This post-effective amendment designates a new effective date for a previously filed post-effective amendment.
 
 

 
 

 

This filing relates solely to the following Funds, each a series of the Registrant:

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DWS Diversified International Equity Fund — Class A, Class B, Class C, Institutional Class, Class R, and Class S
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DWS Emerging Markets Equity Fund — Class A, Class B, Class C, Institutional Class and Class S
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DWS Latin America Equity Fund — Class A, Class B, Class C and Class S
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DWS World Dividend Fund — Class A, Class B, Class C, Institutional Class and Class S




 
 

 
 

SIGNATURES


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Registrant certifies that it meets all of the requirements for effectiveness of this Registration Statement pursuant to Rule 485(b) under the Securities Act of 1933 and has duly caused this amendment to its Registration Statement to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereto duly authorized, in the City of New York and the State of New York on the 15th day of February 2013.


            DWS INTERNATIONAL FUND, INC.

By:  /s/ W. Douglas Beck
        W. Douglas Beck*
President

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, this Post-Effective Amendment to its Registration Statement has been signed below by the following persons in the capacities and on the dates indicated:

SIGNATURE
TITLE
DATE
 
 
     
/s/W. Douglas Beck
   
W. Douglas Beck*
President
February 15, 2013
     
/s/Paul H. Schubert
   
Paul H. Schubert
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
February 15, 2013
     
/s/John W. Ballantine
   
John W. Ballantine*
Director
February 15, 2013
     
/s/Henry P. Becton, Jr.
   
Henry P. Becton, Jr.*
Director
February 15, 2013
     
 /s/Dawn-Marie Driscoll
   
Dawn-Marie Driscoll*
Director
February 15, 2013
     
/s/Keith R. Fox
   
Keith R. Fox*
Director
February 15, 2013
     
/s/Paul K. Freeman
   
Paul K. Freeman*
Director
February 15, 2013
     
/s/Kenneth C. Froewiss
   
Kenneth C. Froewiss*
Chairperson and Director
February 15, 2013
     
/s/Richard J. Herring
   
Richard J. Herring*
Director
February 15, 2013
     
/s/William McClayton
   
William McClayton*
Vice Chairperson and Director
February 15, 2013
     
/s/Rebecca W. Rimel
   
Rebecca W. Rimel*
Director
February 15, 2013
     
/s/William N. Searcy, Jr.
   
William N. Searcy, Jr.*
Director
February 15, 2013
     
/s/Jean Gleason Stromberg
   
Jean Gleason Stromberg*
Director
February 15, 2013
     
/s/Robert H. Wadsworth
   
Robert H. Wadsworth*
Director
February 15, 2013
         
       
*By:        /s/Caroline Pearson
Caroline Pearson**
Chief Legal Officer


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Attorney-in-fact pursuant to the powers of attorney that are incorporated herein by reference to Post-Effective Amendment No. 125 to the Registration Statement, as filed on October 21, 2011; and as filed on December 1, 2008 in Post-Effective Amendment No. 113 to the Registration Statement.
 

 
 
 

 
 
 
EXHIBIT INDEX

Index No.
 
Description of Exhibit
   
EX-101.INS
  
XBRL Instance Document
   
EX-101.SCH
  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Schema Document
   
EX-101.CAL
  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Calculation Linkbase
   
EX-101.DEF
  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Definition Linkbase
   
EX-101.LAB
  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Labels Linkbase
   
EX-101.PRE
  
XBRL Taxonomy Extension Presentation Linkbase