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Institutions Handling Visa Application
Contact Addresses and Telephone Numbers
Application for a Visa in Beijing
Application for a Visa in Shanghai
Special Needs in Civil Aviation Service
A Brief Introduction of Chinese Visa and the Procedure for Visa Application
Laws and Regulations >>
Interim Provisions on Import Taxes on Articles Taken Into China by Foreigners Permanently Residing in China
Law on Control of the Entry and Exit of Aliens
Regulations on Examination and Approval of Permanent Residence of Aliens in China
Nationality Law of the People's Republic of China
Common Concerns
Useful phone numbers in Beijing
Do I need a drive permit to drive in China?
Guide to historic attractions in Beijing
Basic information about spending money
Where can I find acupuncture places
Where can I purchase Olympic coins?
Events & Festivals
Double Seventh Festival
Chinese Valentine's Day (or "Qi Qiao Jie ") falls on the 7th day of the 7th month of the lunar calendar.
The Lantern Festival (元宵节)
Double Ninth Festival (重阳节)
Zhongyuan Festival (中元节)
Chushu (Limit of Heat--处暑)
ABC of Dragon Boat Festival
Ethnic Miao girls celebrate Sisters' Day

Chushu (处暑)

Qi Qiao Jie

Zhongyuan Festival

Sister's Day

Confucius Birthday

Double Ninth Festival

Mid-Autumn Festival

Spring Festival

Beijing Traffic

Addressing a person

A Dinner Invitation

"The Bicycle Kingdom"

The Olympic Games

Chinese Painting

Peking Opera

Beijing's Seasons

Chinese Cheongsam

Ask for directions
Useful Information
Useful information foy your comfortable trip in China.
Where Can I Find Good Places for Tea in Beijing and Shanghai?
Useful phone numbers in Beijing
Can I use my mobile phone in China?
Where can I find acupuncture places?
Where can I purchase Olympic coins?