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Report highlights China's judicial progress

2017-03-20

China has made good progress in regulating judicial procedures and correcting wrongful convictions, according to an annual report on the country's rule of law released on Monday.

Lawyers: friends of judges, procurators and police

2017-03-17

“Lawyers are the friends of judges, procurators and police because they can effectively supervise lawsuits and cases to encourage judicial authorities to handle them according to the law,” Zhang Jun, minister of justice said in a two sessions’ interview on March 12.

Civil code takes step forward as NPC approves first chapter

2017-03-16

China has made a concrete step forward in compiling a comprehensive civil code to better protect citizens' rights by introducing a fundamental civil law.

China Focus: China adopts General Provisions of the Civil Law

2017-03-16

China's national legislature on Wednesday passed the General Provisions of the Civil Law, the opening chapter of a civil code planned to be enacted in 2020.

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LEGISTLATIVE UPDATES

Highlights of Rules and Regulations in February 2017

2017-02-20

Rules and Regulations that come into effect in February 2017 include Regulations on the Administration of Investment Project Approval and Filing,Measures of Nanjing for the implementation of Points-based Household Registration System and so on

Highlights of Rules and Regulations in June 2016

2017-02-20

Rules and Regulations that come into effect in June 2016 include  Safety and Technical Codes for Infant and Children Textile Products, Regulations of Liaoning Province on the Protection of the Rights and Interests of Consumers and so on

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Telecom and Online Anti-fraud Campaign

National Legal Awareness Day

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Ministry of Justice collects animation and micro films to popularize laws in a funny, entertaining way.


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Types of visa

Based on purposes for visa, Chinese visas include diplomatic visa, service visa, courtesy visa, and ordinary visa.

Diplomatic and service visas shall be issued to foreigners who enter China for diplomatic or service purposes; and courtesy visas shall be issued to foreigners who merit courteous treatment for their special identities.

Application for visa

The embassies and consulates of the People's Republic of China or other institutions stationed overseas as authorized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs shall be responsible for issuing entry visas to foreigners overseas.