jin medical international ltd. - notice of regained compliance with the minimum public holders requirement

时间:2024-03-07   访问量:31

changzhou city, china, march 1, 2024 (globe newswire) -- jin medical international ltd. (the "company" or “jinmed”) (nasdaq: zjyl), a cayman islands holding company with chinese operating entities that manufacture and develop wheelchairs and living aids products, today announced that it has received a notice from the nasdaq stock market (“nasdaq”) of regained compliance with the minimum public holders requirement.


on february 29, 2024, the listing qualifications department of the nasdaq stock market (“nasdaq”) notified jin medical international ltd. (the “company”) that it has regained compliance with the minimum public holder requirement as set forth in the nasdaq listing rule 5550(a)(3).


on september 25, 2023, the company received a letter from nasdaq indicating that the company was not in compliance with listing rule 5550(a)(3), which requires the company to have at least 300 public holders for continued listing by nasdaq. on december 18, 2023, the company received a letter from nasdaq, notifying the company that it had failed to provide a detailed plan to support a decision for further time for compliance. additionally, nasdaq staff (the “staff”) determined that the company did not meet the 300 round lot holder requirement for initial listing on the nasdaq capital market.


the company submitted a request for a hearing before the nasdaq hearings panel (the “panel”). subsequently on december 20, 2023, the company received a letter from nasdaq indicating that the delisting action has been stayed, pending a final written decision by the panel. the hearing before the panel (the “hearing”) has been scheduled on march 14, 2024.  after reviewing the company’s prehearing submission, nasdaq subsequently informed the company on february 29, 2024 that it has regained compliance with the nasdaq listing rule 5550(a)(3).


the company, however, still has an outstanding deficiency for its failure to file its annual report on form 20-f for the period ended september 30, 2023 and, consequently, does not meet the filing requirement in listing rule 5250(c). therefore, the hearing will be held as scheduled regarding such deficiency.


the company is presently conducting an internal review with its management and external advisors, exploring various remedial actions to regain compliance with the periodic filing requirements stated above.


about jin medical international ltd.


founded in 2006 and headquartered at changzhou city, jiangsu province of china, the company, through its chinese operating entities, designs and manufactures wheelchairs and living aids products for people with disabilities, the elderly, and people recovering from injuries. the company’s chinese operating entities operate 2 manufacturing plants with approximately 228,257 square feet in the aggregate in changzhou city and taizhou city, jiangsu province, china. the company’s chinese operating entities have established relationships with over 40 distributors in china, and over 20 in the other regions of the world where it currently sells the products. the majority of the company’s wheelchair products, with more than 30 models, are sold to dealers in japan and china, including nissin medical industries co., ltd, one of the largest medical device distributors in japan. the company’s chinese operating entities continuously deliver innovative wheelchair designs that are both lightweight and ergonomic each year. for more information, please visit: http://www.zhjmedical.com.


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