Kyocera 6-K 2017
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16 under
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of May 2017
Commission File Number: 1-07952
(Translation of registrants name into English)
6 Takeda Tobadono-cho, Fushimi-ku,
Kyoto 612-8501, Japan
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F:
Form 20-F ☒ Form 40-F ☐
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Registration S-T Rule 101(b)(1): ☐
Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Registration S-T Rule 101(b)(7): ☐
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, thereto duly authorized.
Date: May 9, 2017
Information furnished on this form:
1. Reason for Filing
As Kyocera Corporation made a resolution for a liquidation of a significant subsidiary at the meeting of the Board of Directors held on May 1, 2017, it filed a report regarding a decrease in the significant subsidiary in accordance with Paragraph 4 of Article 24-5 of the Financial Instruments and Exchange Law and Sub-Paragraph 3 of Paragraph 2 of Article 19 of the Cabinet Office Ordinance relating to Disclosure of Corporation.
2. Matters reported
1) Outline of a significant subsidiary
2) Number and percentage of voting rights owned by Kyocera Corporation
3) Reason for and effective date of a decrease in a significant subsidiary
Kyocera Corporation made a resolution for a liquidation of the significant subsidiary at the meeting of the Board of Directors held on May 1, 2017.
The liquidation of the significant subsidiary will be concluded when necessary legal procedures will be completed in accordance with the local laws and regulations.