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Learn more about the different types of Chinese visa for foreign nationals, how to apply, and answers to frequently asked questions.


The regions in which foreigners can travel are divided into four categories in China.


Foreigners who accept a job in China should apply for a Foreign Employment Permit. Senior-level employees should also apply for a Foreign Expert Certificate.


This section features information to help visitors planning a trip to China.


Certificate reform to spur market vitality

China will continue integrating business certifications and licenses into one consolidated business license.

Smog battle fortified by robust plan

State Council established a clear strategy for tackling air pollution and its causes by establishing a new body of procedures.

Major step in medical reform

The State Council issued a circular to promote medical treatment partnerships, a major step in the medical reform.


Bike sharing: a Chinese internet revolution

Bike sharing schemes are popular in many big cities around the world including London, New York and Paris, but they are perhaps needed more than ever in Shanghai.


China to crack down on illegal cooking oil

The State Council issued a guideline to establish a long-term mechanism to crack down on illegal cooking oil.

Work safety panel members reshuffled

The State Council has decided to reshuffle the members of its Work Safety Committee, with Ma Kai remaining its director.