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VISAS

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

JOBS

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.

TRAVEL IN CHINA

Beginning in Dec, teachers, soldiers and other specific groups will have the chance to visit the Palace Museum for free.

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

This section features information which will help visitors plan their trip to China.

NEWS

Premier promotes capacity cooperation

Premier Li has presented the idea of capacity cooperation as his new business card in recent meetings with foreign leaders.

Premier meets with foreign leaders

Premier Li Keqiang met with Indonesian president, and Swedish and Kazakh prime ministers in Beijing on March 27.

Plan on Belt and Road Initiative

China unveiled the principles, framework, and cooperation priorities and mechanisms in its Belt and Road Initiative.

VIDEOS

‘Visit Beijing’ tourism promo airs in NYC

Tourism officials are aiming to increase awareness of the Chinese capital as an attractive holiday destination, and recently launched a campaign to attract more American visitors.

POLICIES

Standardization system reform

The State Council issued a guideline on March 26 to deepen reform of the country’s standardization system.

State Council agrees on Ningbo plan

The State Council agreed on a revised general development plan (2006-2020) for the city of Ningbo in Zhejiang province.

IN FOCUS