11/F, Block 3, XingChuang Technology Center
5005 Shen Jiang Road, Pudong New Area
People’s Republic of China
February 19, 2021
Mr. Morgan Youngwood
Mr. Stephen Krikorian
Office of Technology
Division of Corporation Finance
United States Securities and Exchange Commission
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20549
File No. 001-38644
Dear Mr. Youngwood and Mr. Krikorian:
Qutoutiao Inc. (the “Company”) confirms receipt of the comment letter from the staff (the “Staff”) of the Securities and Exchange Commission, dated February 12, 2021 (the “Comment Letter”), containing the Staff’s comment on the Company’s annual report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019. Due to the additional time required to address some of the issues in responding to the comment, the Company respectfully requests an extension of the deadline for its response. The Company expects to provide its response to the Comment Letter no later than March 5, 2021.
If you have any questions, please contact the Company’s U.S. counsel, Mr. Yi Gao of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, by phone at +852-2514-7620 (office) or +852-6588-7136 (cell) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
/s/ Eric Siliang Tan ________
Eric Siliang Tan
Chief Executive Officer
cc:Yi Gao, Esq.
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP