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): August 16, 2017
YANGTZE RIVER DEVELOPMENT LIMITED
(Exact name of registrant as specified
in its charter)
or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
||(Commission File Number)
|41 John Street, Suite 2A, New York, NY
|(Address of principal executive offices)
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||(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.
On August 17, 2017, Yangtze
River Development Limited (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing it has received approval for its common
stock to be traded on The Nasdaq Global Select Market effective August 18, 2017. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit
99.1 to this Form 8-K.
Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99.1 furnished herewith, may contain “forward-looking statements” within
the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. All statements other than statements of historical facts included
in this Current Report on Form 8-K are forward-looking statements and are not guarantees of future performance or results and involve
a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements as a result
of a number of factors, including those described from time to time in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Yangtze
River Development Limited undertakes no duty to update any forward-looking statement made herein. You should not place undue influence
on such forward-looking statements as such statements speak only as of the date on which they are made.
Item 8.01 Other Events.
On August 16, 2017, the Company
received an approval letter from The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. approving the Company’s application to list its common stock
on The Nasdaq Global Select Market. Effective August 18, 2017, the Company’s common stock is expected to trade on
The Nasdaq Global Select Market under its current ticker symbol “YERR.”
The Company’s common
stock will continue to be traded on The Nasdaq Capital Market until the close of trading on August 17, 2017.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
The following exhibits are furnished
as part of this Current Report on Form 8-K:
the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Report on Form 8-K to be signed on
its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
||YANGTZE RIVER DEVELOPMENT LIMITED|
|Date: August 17, 2017
||/s/ Xiangyao Liu|
President & CEO