Category Archives: Expat Labor Contract Rules

China Expat Population: Stats and Graphs

Last decade of China’s rapid economic growth has attracted large number of expatriates from various countries. Despite recent slowdown of the economy, China expat population continues to grow, although not as fast as in the past. According to China’s most recent National Census of 2016, the first to record the number of foreign residents, there…
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Expat Labor Contract Rules

According to Regulations on the administration of employment of foreigners in China ,below are some important bullet points to take note of in regards to Shanghai expat labor rules when preparing your employee labor contracts.  Article 18 - Any working relationship needs to have a legal working contract. The term of the working contract shall be no longer…
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China’s new income tax changes will impact expats

China’s new income tax changes will impact expats Individual income tax is China’s third highest contributor to the nation’s total tax revenue, amounting 1.2Trn RMB in 2017. That’s 8.3% of all the country’s tax receipts. The newly established Chinese IIT law aims to make income tax fairer in the Chinese labour market. This will affect…
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WTTC Places China at Head of New Global Tourism Power Rankings

China, USA and India take the top three spots in the new rankings in tourism’s contribution to GDP, international visitor spend, domestic tourism spend and capital investment. China, the USA and India take the top three spots in the new rankings which combines growth over the past seven years in tourism’s contribution to GDP, international…
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