Chinese Denied Visa to Attend U.S. Planetary Science Conference

Chinese Denied Visa to Attend U.S. Planetary Science Conference

A leading member of the Chinese team exploring the moon and Mars was allegedly refused a permit by the United States to attend a conference in the country earlier this week. The director if the Lunar and Space Exploration Center of China, Guobin Yu, was meant to be in attendance at the conference on the […]

China Set to Benefit from Thailand’s Extension of Permit Policy

China Set to Benefit from Thailand’s Extension of Permit Policy

Those visiting Thailand with Chinese passports can go directly into Thailand without the need for a country permit. That is because the government of Thailand has extended the permit laws that was meant to be obsolete by February 28. Laws governing the free permits or permits-on-arrival with a 50% price reduction for 22 nations and […]

Visa relaxation to attract Chinese investment

Visa relaxation to attract Chinese investment

Outward tourism from China has witnessed massive growth over the past few years. Now this tourism from the massive number of Chinese tourists across the world is fuelling a race to attract Chinese investment and tourism leading to a number of countries relaxing their visas rules for wealthy Chinese tourists. Many countries, including Australia and […]

China “Frequent Traveller Passport” post fake

China  “Frequent Traveller Passport” post fake

Chinese travellers face some of the most stringent travel restrictions of anywhere across the globe. Currently they are allowed visa free enter to 50 countries around the world ranking them 87th out of 104 countries in the 2016 Visa Restriction Index.  A recent post that suggested that the restrictions were to be lifted to allow […]

Hope for 10 year visas for UK citizens travelling to China

Hope for 10 year visas for UK citizens travelling to China

There has been much criticism over the United Kingdom’s delay in introducing a ten year visa for Chinese visitors to the country.  Those promoting the idea have said that the introduction of the ten year visa would promote business between the two countries and create a significant amount of jobs. Since the Brexit vote the […]