SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of August 2021
Commission File Number: 001-36450
20th Floor, Building A, No. 18 Kechuang 11 Street
Yizhuang Economic and Technological Development Zone
Daxing District, Beijing 101111
The Peoples Republic of China
(Address of principal executive offices)
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Announcement - Date of Board Meeting
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.
Sandy Ran Xu
Chief Financial Officer
Date: August 9, 2021
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited and The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (the Hong Kong Stock Exchange) take no responsibility for the contents of this announcement, make no representation as to its accuracy or completeness and expressly disclaim any liability whatsoever for any loss howsoever arising from or in reliance upon the whole or any part of the contents of this announcement.
Under our weighted voting rights structure, our share capital comprises Class A ordinary shares and Class B ordinary shares. Each Class A ordinary share entitles the holder to exercise one vote, and each Class B ordinary share entitles the holder to exercise 20 votes, respectively, on any resolution tabled at our general meetings, except as may otherwise be required by law or provided for in our Memorandum and Articles of Association. Shareholders and prospective investors should be aware of the potential risks of investing in a company with a weighted voting rights structure. Our American depositary shares, each representing two of our Class A ordinary shares, are listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market in the United States under the symbol JD.
(A company controlled through weighted voting rights and incorporated in the Cayman Islands with limited liability)
(Stock Code: 9618)
DATE OF BOARD MEETING
Our board of directors will hold a board meeting on Thursday, August 19, 2021 for the purposes of, among other matters, approving our unaudited results for the three months and six months ended June 30, 2021 (the 2021 Interim Results Announcement) and its publication. We will upload the 2021 Interim Results Announcement to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Monday, August 23, 2021 (Beijing/Hong Kong Time), after the trading hours of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and before the opening of the U.S. market.
The Companys management will hold a conference call at 8:00 pm, Beijing/Hong Kong Time on August 23, 2021 (8:00 am, Eastern Time on August 23, 2021) to discuss the financial results for the three months and six months ended June 30, 2021 of the Company.
Interested parties may register in advance of the conference using the link provided below and dial in 10 minutes prior to the call, using participant dial-in numbers, Direct Event passcode and unique registrant ID which would be provided upon registering. Participants will be automatically linked to the live call after completion of this process, unless required to provide the conference ID below due to regional restrictions.
PRE-REGISTER LINK: http://apac.directeventreg.com/registration/event/8097775
CONFERENCE ID: 8097775
A telephone replay will be available from 11:00 am, Eastern Time on August 23, 2021 through 9:59 am, Eastern Time on August 31, 2021. The dial-in details are as follows:
US: +1-855-452-5696 or +1-646-254-3697
Additionally, a live and archived webcast of the conference call will also be available on the Companys investor relations website at http://ir.jd.com.
By Order of the Board of Directors
Mr. Richard Qiangdong Liu
Chairman of the Board of Directors
and Chief Executive Officer
Beijing, China, August 9, 2021
As at the date of this announcement, our board of directors comprises Mr. Richard Qiangdong LIU as the chairman, Mr. Martin Chi Ping LAU as the director, Mr. Ming HUANG, Mr. Louis T. HSIEH, Mr. Dingbo XU and Ms. Caroline SCHEUFELE as the independent directors.