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): July 8, 2021
ZW Data Action Technologies Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification No.)|
Room 1106, Xinghuo Keji Plaza, No. 2 Fengfu Road,
Fengtai District, Beijing, PRC 100070
(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)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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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 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year
As discussed below under Item 5.07, at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”) held on July 8, 2021, the stockholders of ZW Data Action Technologies, Inc. (the “Company”) approved an amendment to the Company’s Articles of Incorporation to increase the number of authorized shares of the Company’s common stock, par value $0.001 per share, from 50,000,000 shares to 100,000,000 shares. The amendment to the Articles of Incorporation will become effective upon filing with, and acceptance for record by, the Secretary of State of Nevada. A copy of the Amendment to our Articles of Incorporation to be filed effecting the increase in authorized common stock of the Company is attached hereto as Exhibit 3.1 and is incorporated by reference herein.
Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
The Company held its Annual Meeting of stockholders on July 8, 2021. The voting results are as follows:
1. Election of Directors.
All of the following five nominees were elected to the Company’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||12,135,414||0||82,002||7,393,614|
|Pau Chung Ho||12,141,317||0||76,099||7,393,614|
2. Ratification of the Company’s Independent Accountants.
The Company’s stockholders ratified the appointment of Centurion ZD CPA & Co. as the Company’s independent accountants for fiscal 2021, in accordance with the voting results listed below.
3. Advisory vote on Executive Compensation.
4. Advisory Vote on Frequency of Advisory Vote on Executive Compensation.
|1 Year||2 Years||3 Year||Abstain||
5. Amendment to Articles of Incorporation to increase authorized shares of Common Stock.
(d) Frequency of Future Advisory Vote on Executive Compensation.
On July 8, 2021, after considering the voting results with respect to Proposal 4 discussed above, the Board of Directors decided that future advisory vote on executive compensation will be held every two years until such time that the frequency vote is next presented to stockholders or until the Board of Directors determines otherwise.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The exhibits filed or furnished with this report are listed in the following Exhibit Index:
|3.1||Amendment to the Articles of Incorporation|
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: July 9, 2021||ZW Data Action Technologies, Inc.|
|By: /s/ Cheng Handong|
|Name: Cheng Handong|
|Title: Chief Executive Officer|