China has become one of the biggest climbers in the past decade for the first time in world passport rankings, according to a list compiled by the residence and citizenship planning specialists Henley & Partners.
China will allow the entry of foreign nationals holding three categories of valid Chinese residence permits starting on Sept 21, according to an announcement jointly made by the Foreign Ministry and the National Immigration Administration.
China has decided to temporarily suspend the entry into China by foreign nationals holding valid visas or residence permits because of the rapid global spread of COVID-19, according to an announcement by the Foreign Ministry and the National Immigration Administration on Thursday.
The NIA recently announced 10 measures to make it easier for people to enter and leave China to support epidemic control and resumption of work and production.
Places for expats to process visas in Ningbo
Ningbo, East China's Zhejiang province will begin offering 144-hour visa-free transit services to foreign travelers starting Dec 1, 2019, a government press conference said.