SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16 UNDER
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For April 2018
Commission File No. 001-36848
Abba Hushi Avenue
P.O. Box 1271
Mount Carmel, Israel
(ADDRESS OF PRINCIPAL EXECUTIVE OFFICES.)
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This Form 6-K is being incorporated by reference into the Post-Effective Amendment No. 1 to the Form S-8 Registration Statement File No. 333-203384, into the Form F-3 Registration Statement File No. 333-211065, into the Form F-1 Registration Statement File No. 333-219047, into the Form F-1 Registration Statement File No. 333-222195, into the Post-Effective Amendment No. 1 to the Form F-1 Registration Statement File No. 333-222195, and into the Form F-1 Registration Statement File No. 333-224139.
On April 19, 2018, Check-Cap Ltd. (the "Company") issued a press release announcing that it has received notification from the Listing Qualifications Department of The Nasdaq Stock Market ("Nasdaq") that it has regained compliance with Nasdaq Listing Rule 5550(a)(2), which relates to the minimum bid price listing requirements. As previously announced, the Company was notified by Nasdaq that its ordinary shares failed to maintain a minimum bid price of $1.00 over 30 consecutive business days as required by the Listing Rules of The Nasdaq Stock Market.
On April 4, 2018, Check-Cap effected a 1-for-12 reverse stock split of its outstanding ordinary shares to meet the Nasdaq requirement, which was effective at the open of trading on April 4, 2018. On April 18, 2018, Nasdaq provided confirmation to the Company that for the last 10 consecutive business days, from April 4 to April 17, 2018, the closing bid price of the Company's ordinary shares has been at $1.00 per share or greater and accordingly, the Company has regained compliance with Listing Rule 5550(a)(2) and that the matter is now closed.
A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1
and is incorporated herein by reference.
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, thereunto duly authorized.
By: /s/ Lior Torem
Name: Lior Torem
Title: Chief Financial Officer
Dated: April 19, 2018