Data and Further Actions for the New Immigration Policies

Recently, the immigration bureau issues the good results for he new immigration policies since they were issued in this July.

1.    Since 1st July, there are 197 foreigners and their relatives obtained the Chinese Green Card. Among them, 174 foreigners getting green card because they meet the requirement on the individual tax and salary;

2.    Since 1st July, there are 1708 foreigners obtained the port visa or longer term resident permit. Among them, 715 foreigners obtained the long term resident permit because now it is allowed for the longer term resident permit if the applicant applied for the resident permit the third time and with no bad record;


The immigration bureau also arrange their action further to attract the foreign talents, mainly on the below points.

1.    144-hour visa waiver: the applicable port will be expanded to Shanghai (all ports), Jiangsu (Nanjing Lukou Airport), Zhejiang (Hangzhou Xiaoshan Airport);

2.    The detailed company list for the foreign talents who can apply for the green card, port visa as well as to hire the foreign servant (as the “Career List”) is issued. Y