What You Need to Know About China's Illegal Visa Crackdown

We spoke with the UK government in China.

by Ned Kelly, 28 May 2019

No, China Has Not Banned Visa Agencies

Expats need not worry about a dearth of visa agencies going forward.

by Jonathan Zhong, 30 October 2018

Reporting a Lost Passport Just Got Easier for Expats in Shenzhen

On August 20th, Shenzhen's Public Security Bureau announced four services related to foreigners can now be completed online.

by Ryan Gandolfo, 22 August 2018

Meet the US Man Who Wants to Become a Chinese Citizen

The 54-year-old says he'd happily give up his American passport to do so.

by Jesse Pottinger, 27 June 2018

China Wants to Set Up a New National Immigration Bureau

The Chinese government unveiled plans to set up a new 'one-stop shop' national immigration bureau.

by That's, 15 March 2018

Here's How to Apply for the E-Channel at Chinese Airports

Hooray! Foreigners with valid Z visas can now use the E-Channel to skip immigration queues at the airport. Find out how to do it.

by Bridget O'Donnell, 22 February 2018

Longer Visa Terms Now Available for Foreigners of Chinese Origin

People of Chinese origin who hold foreign passports are now eligible for longer valid visa periods.

by That's, 25 January 2018

Work Permit Applicants in China Can Now Verify Diplomas Online

Web portal for document verification for expats replaces China's tedious notary process for foreign academic degrees.

by Daniel Plafker, 24 January 2018

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