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 17, 2018
PINGTAN MARINE ENTERPRISE LTD.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
or other jurisdiction
|(Commission File Number)||(IRS
18/F, Zhongshan Building A
No. 154 Hudong Road
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: 86-10-6569-3988
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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|Item 7.01||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
On July 17, 2018, Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd. issued a press release announcing a quarterly cash dividend, which is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1 and the information therein is incorporated herein by reference.
The information furnished under Item 7.01 and in Exhibit 99.1 hereto, is being furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 of Form 8-K and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing made by the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press Release dated July 17, 2018|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereto duly authorized.
Dated: July 17, 2018
|Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd.|
|By:||/s/ Roy Yu|
|Name: Roy Yu|
|Title: Chief Executive Officer|