Another round of various changes to visa policies have been implemented, mostly targeting permanent resident permits (green card) for various groups of foreigners.
The new work visa introduces a three tier category system, each with its own requirements. We have identified the exact requirements that are asked of for each category and the subsequent visa process.
Foreign nationals residing in China will be required to got the Exit/Entry bureau whenever they have renewed their passports and have an authentication letter from their respective embassies.
Work visa to undergo extensive changes in 2017, starting with pilot cities in Shanghai, Beijing and Guangzhou and a few other smaller cities in November.