SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 12, 2020
ChinaNet Online Holdings, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
No. 9 South Min Zhuang Road
(Address of Principal Executive Offices and Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.001||CNET||Nasdaq Capital Market|
Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
ChinaNet Online Holdings, Inc., a Nevada corporation (“ChinaNet”), held its annual meeting of stockholders on October 12, 2020. The voting results are as follows:
1. Election of Directors
All of the following five nominees were elected to ChinaNet’s Board of Directors to serve until the next annual meeting and their successors have been elected and qualified, in accordance with the voting results listed below.
|George Kai Chu||11,212,202||0||79,927||4,460,577|
|Pau Chung Ho||11,208,461||0||83,668||4,460,577|
2. Ratification of ChinaNet’s Independent Accountants.
ChinaNet’s stockholders ratified the appointment of Centurion ZD CPA & Co. as the Company’s independent accountants for fiscal 2020, in accordance with the voting results listed below.
3. Amendment to Articles of Incorporation to Change Corporate Name.
4. Ratification of the Company’s 2020 Omnibus Equity Incentive Plan.
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 hereunto duly authorized.
|Dated: October 13, 2020||ChinaNet Online Holdings, Inc.|
|By: /s/ Cheng Handong|
|Name: Cheng Handong|
|Title: Chief Executive Officer|