SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
Pursuant to Section 13a-16 or 15d-16
under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of October 2012
(Commission File Number)
NINETOWNS INTERNET TECHNOLOGY GROUP COMPANY LIMITED
(Translation of registrants name into English)
22nd Floor, Building No.1,
Capital A Partners, No.20 Gong Ti East Road,
Chaoyang District Beijing 100020,
The Peoples Republic of China
(Address of principal executive office)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
Form 20-F x Form 40-F ¨
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant by furnishing the information contained in this Form is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Yes ¨ No x
If Yes is marked, indicate below the file number assigned to the registrant in connection with Rule 12g3-2(b): 82- .
On October 12, 2012, Ninetowns Internet Technology Group Company Limited (the Company) issued the press release furnished as an exhibit to this report.
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.
|NINETOWNS INTERNET TECHNOLOGY GROUP COMPANY LIMITED|
|Name:||Tommy S. L. Fork|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|
Date: October 15, 2012
|99.1||Press release dated October 12, 2012 regarding the Companys announcement of receipt of Going Private proposal|