Expat Living

Latest expat in China news.

29 April, 2016

The China Five-Year Tax Rule threshold and its application is a pertinent and often misunderstood issue that affects all expatriates (including Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwanese nationals) residing in the PRC.

20 April, 2016

The 10-year visa was just the start of many forms to Chinese immigration policies. See if you're eligible for a China Green Card or 6-day visa free stay.

08 April, 2016

Rebecca Wang from Deloitte says tracking down forms from Chinese banks can be a difficult but necessary part of filing and staying compliant.

04 March, 2016

Jose Garza grew up in a small town in Texas, and some of the best advice he got early in his career was that real leaders are global. He's taken that advice to heart, working in Germany, Shanghai and now Tianjin.

03 March, 2016

Exercise your right to vote in the primaries and the general election by reading up on voting regulations.

20 January, 2016

While 2015 had been one of the best years in recent memory in terms of air quality, Beijing – indeed all of China – has many years of work ahead of it. Here are ways to mitigate the short and long-term risks.

18 December, 2015

GM of International SOS (China) Harold Pradal discusses his thoughts on cultural differences and keeping the big picture in mind, plus a few book recommendations.

10 December, 2015

Starting on Jan. 1, 2016, frequent travelers who need more visa pages will need to apply for new, 52-page passports.

05 November, 2015

Lawrence Leung explains the difference between Western and Chinese business customs for an audience of young professionals.

15 July, 2015

The American Ball on May 28 brought the community together in a way only AmCham China can – with a dazzling event, all for a good cause.It raised RMB 300,000 through sponsorships, auctions and raffles.