A frequent question being asked by foreigners stuck outside of China is how to obtain a “PU Invitation Letter,” required for a related visa to come to China. In this article that I co-authored, we will explain the process and the required documents as well as who can apply the letter. For more details, please … Read more
In this article, we will talk about what nationality can children born in China get. We will address two situations: one in which a baby is born to two foreign parents The other where one parent is Chinese This article is hosted on WeChat and accessible from here.
Link to our previous article: Marriage Registration for Foreigners in China We would like to remind our readers that in the above article two foreigners can no longer obtain a marriage certificate in China, as of April 1, 2019. The information about a foreigner marrying a Chinese national remains correct. Some consulates or embassies can … Read more
This article will discuss the requirements for obtaining a Chinese Permanent Residence Card, also known as the “Chinese Green Card.” if you are married to a Chinese national. Click here for more details.
All foreigners are required to register at their local police station within 24 hours of arrival (72 hours if living in rural areas). The police registration is a serious matter and should be done in a timely manner to avoid running the risk of getting a heavy fine or other consequences. In this article, we … Read more
This article serves as a base guide to the requirements for foreigners to get their degree “verified” through the Chinese Government system for a work permit application in China. It is particularly useful that foreigners can have their degree verified in China by a Chinese government office that authenticates degrees for Chinese nationals. To go to … Read more