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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

Built in 1561, China’s oldest library, Tianyige, is set to become a top scenic spot.Click here to read the story.

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

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

NEWS

Reforms to widen financing channels

China plans to attract more private investment in key sectors including energy and telecoms, the premier said on Oct 24.

Law-abiding governance

The State Council met on Oct 24 to implement the blueprint of legal reform adopted by a key Party session on Oct 23.

Beidou system to spread wings

The navigation satellite system will provide 2.5m position accuracy by 2020, and aims to offer worldwide services.

VIDEOS

Films adapted from Tang Dynasty poems

China Central Television (CCTV) and Central Newreels Corporation are making short films based on classic Chinese poems.

POLICIES

Needy families to get help out of troubles

The State Council announced a national program offering temporary assistance to needy families facing emergencies.

China OKs 8 railway, airport projects

The country’s top economic planner said it has approved the projects, with a total investment of 150 billion yuan.

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