JD to Hold Annual General Meeting on June 23, 2021
BEIJING, May 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- JD.com, Inc. (the “Company”) (NASDAQ: JD and HKEX: 9618), China’s leading technology driven e-commerce company transforming to become the leading supply chain-based technology and service provider, today announced that it will hold its annual general meeting of shareholders (the “AGM”) at Building A, No. 18 Kechuang 11 Street, Yizhuang Economic and Technological Development Zone, Daxing District, Beijing 101111, People’s Republic of China, on June 23, 2021 at 4 p.m. (Hong Kong time).
Holders of record of Class A ordinary shares and Class B ordinary shares of the Company at the close of business on May 20, 2021 (Hong Kong time) are entitled to notice of, to attend and vote at, the AGM or any adjournment or postponement thereof. Holders of the Company’s American depositary shares (“ADSs”) as of the close of business on May 20, 2021 (New York time), who wish to exercise their voting rights for the underlying Class A ordinary shares, must act through the depositary of the Company’s ADS program, Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas.
The Company has filed its annual report on Form 20-F, including its audited financial statements, for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2020, with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company’s annual report can be accessed on the investor relations section of its website at https://ir.jd.com/, as well as on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.
JD.com is a leading technology driven e-commerce company transforming to become a leading supply chain-based technology and service provider. The Company’s cutting-edge retail infrastructure seeks to enable consumers to buy whatever they want, whenever and wherever they want it. The Company has opened its technology and infrastructure to partners, brands and other sectors, as part of its Retail as a Service offering to help drive productivity and innovation across a range of industries.
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