for permanent residency were filed between last year and the first half of 2016
2020,” said Chen Hao, deputy director of the municipal government’s organization department.
In addition, staff members of foreign high-level talent work teams can now directly apply for permanent residence permits. These individuals are defined as those who work in the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone or Zhangjiang National Innovation Demonstration Zone and satisfy certain requirements stipulated by their respective administration offices.
A trial program for the issuance of a single and unified work permit for highly skilled expats — it will replace the current two certificates issued