Foreign nationals holding valid Chinese residence permits for work, personal matters and reunion are allowed to enter China from Sept. 28 with no need to apply for new visas, according to a statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Immigration Administration yesterday.
In view of the rapid spread of COVID-19 across the world, China has decided to temporarily suspend the entry into China by foreign nationals holding visas or residence permits still valid to the time of this announcement, effective from 0 a.m., 28 march 2020.
A visa is an officially approved document issued by authorized bodies for the government, in accordance with the laws of the country, to foreign citizens applying to enter, leave or transit through the country.
The Ministry of Public Security recently announced plans to upgrade foreign permanent residents' green card. Besides from green card details HACOS introduced last week,here are some more about the up-dated informations.