Category: law

Is China making it easier or harder for expats?

Robk In the past year, I have seen a lot of articles about more foreign friendly visa regulations and housing purchase policies being implemented (mainly in Shanghai and Shenzhen). However, Beijing seems to be becoming less and less foreign friendly due to increased media focus on “bad foreign behavior”.    So, it seems like in […]

Expat DENIED Card for his OWN Apartment

himikeyyy Have you ever heard of anything similar in your countries? Some 2 months ago I moved out to a new flat. The problem is in order to enter the compound you need to open the gate with a security card, there are some guards there, but they always seem to have something better to […]

My Company's in Shanghai, Can I Work in HZ?

If my company is registered in Shanghai and i live and work in Hangzhou? NO!!!! NO!!!! NO!!!! If your work permit and the new unified book replacement for the previous FEC and/or Alien Registration Work Permit are issued in City “A”, then you are required to work in that city.  If your employer has several […]

Another "ILLEGAL Teacher" Gets FUCKED

Expat Rights was contacted two days ago by an individual having a contract dispute with their school.  “I would like to ask of some questions that happened about my friend. That until now we are trying to figure out how can she get back her hard worked earn money from a company here in China.This […]

SCAM: 30% of foreign Teacher's Z visas ILLEGAL

BREAKING NEWS:  The China Public Security Bureau is now using China’s new “FALSE DOCUMENTS LAW” to arrest and deport fake teachers caught using fake TEFL certificates, counterfeit university diplomas, and phony police certificates that are being sold by some unscrupulous recruiters who are flooding China with unqualified teachers just so they can collect their placement […]

SCAM: Most Foreign teachers sign ILLEGAL contracts

Both China job recruiters and employers do not want you to know this. So if you don’t want to anger your boss, or want to keep a “harmonious relationship” with your job agent or recruiter intact, you should stop reading now and go play a video game or take a nap.   If however you […]


China’s anti-spy campaign 点击边框调出视频工具条     Anti-spying video part 1 点击边框调出视频工具条     Anti-spying video part 2 点击边框调出视频工具条     Anti-spying video part 3    Red-headed academics, tourists, English teachers, and NGO workers are some of the suspicious figures that Chinese people should beware of befriending, according to a propaganda campaign launched by Chinese authorities. […]

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