Trending By: tex_admin March 30, 2018 @ 3:23am

China Implements “Chinese Card” For Chinese Born Outside of the Country

China is opening their arms to welcome all Ethnic Chinese that are residing outside of the mainland to “return home” by implementing a Chinese Card for overseas born Chinese including those from South East Asia.

According to the Merlions, China has decided to implement the new visa known as the Chinese Card for all Chinese who are living in overseas countries. The move is to encourage Chinese people to visit their mother country, invest in businesses there or even start up a family there.

South East Asia houses the largest amount of overseas born Chinese population, so China hopes to attract millions of people from countries like Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, India, Mauritius and Vietnam to pay a visit.

China’s Ministry of Public Security explains the move of visa policies revision is to make the procedures easier for overseas Chinese to “return home” so that they can be in the country without being illegal due to visa restriction. 

For the new visa implementation, it is said to be effective since February 2018 and it encompasses ethnic Chinese living outside of China.

 

Image via Wikipedia

There will be two new implementations which are; extension of new Chinese visa from one year to five years and period of residency is extended from three years to five years.

The director of the Ministry’s Exit and Entry Administration Bureau, Qu Yunhai, said:

“To participate in the country’s economic development and provide a more convenient and pragmatic environment.

“Such rules have played a positive role in serving China’s social and economic development and attracting talent with innovative and entrepreneurial spirit.”

Recently, visa extension has been implemented in Shanghai and Guangdong province where demand for such visas runs high. So, the ministry will expand the practice nationwide.

The ministry also made changes on cross-border travel policies where Chinese people will be able to apply for visas anywhere within a province and photo services fee when will be made free.

 

There are also a few plans by the Chinese government, as they plan to build an Overseas Chinese Township between Meizhou City and Songkou to attract overseas Chinese migrate to this town.

Meizhou City has the same population as Georgetown but the district of Meizhou is four times larger than Singapore. So, there’s plenty of space to develop.

There will be private schools and an Asia Food Street in the historical Songkou River Town.

Written by: Chan Suet Yee

| Live TV

| ARTIKEL Xtra

Trending Wed, 11 Sep 2019

“Abang Posmen Atlet Lontar Peluru Kot?”

Apa kes wei posmen dengan atlet lontar peluru?

Trending Tue, 19 Feb 2019

Movie Animation Park Studios Masuk Percuma Mulai 1 Mac

Sekarang tak perlu risau , nak main baru bayar masuk pun percuma tak macam dulu

Trending Wed, 20 May 2020
Trending Fri, 3 Jan 2020

Take A Look At 2020’s Bridal Trends With This Malaysian Designer’s Night At The Museum

Darling, you look pretty in white but you look exceptional in Adila Long..

Trending Mon, 17 Dec 2018

Pelumba Cub Prix Terpantas Jempol Meninggal Dunia

Al-fatihah buat keluarga Allahyarham Mohd Nor Azman

Trending Thu, 1 Aug 2019

懒男福音!日本超狂商品「伪胸肌垫」穿上身秒变天菜

天下没有白吃的午餐,健壮的肌肉往往都要经过许多的苦练才能练成,不过最近日本却出现了一样神奇发明,堪称是造福广大男性的福音啊

Trending Wed, 7 Nov 2018

Terbaiklah! Mat Redho Harumkan Nama Negara Di Perth

Juara program Fear Factor Malaysia Mohd Redha Rozlan mengharumkan nama negara selepas menjuarai Ninja Challenge League (NCL) 2018 di Perth, Australia.

Trending Wed, 26 Sep 2018

‘Orang Kuat’ Instagram Letak Jawatan Lepas Bergaduh Dengan Mark Zuckerberg?

engumuman peletakan jawatan dua individu berpengaruh syarikat berkenaan dibuat selepas perselisihan faham bersama Ketua Eksekutif Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg semakin kerap berlaku, membabitkan hala tuju Instagram

Trending Fri, 6 Sep 2019

29 Kek Di Terima Agong Sempena Hari Keputeraan

Sebelum beredar Pasangan diraja sempat meluangkan masa & ucapan terima kasih kepada semua yang mengambil bahagian.

Trending Thu, 9 Apr 2020

[TRENDING] Keluarga Dedah Keadaan Sebenar Glenn Fredly Sebelum ‘Pergi’

RIP Glenn Fredly. Terima kasih atas nota muzika yang penuh cinta

| Live TV