China has extended its preferential tax policies for foreign nationals working in the country till the end of 2027, according to the Ministry of Finance.
Foreign Ministry has announced that beginning on Wednesday, it would no longer require travelers entering China to take a PCR test or an antigen test for COVID-19.
A recent decision by WeChat Pay and Alipay to fully open up their online payment services to international card organizations such as Mastercard, Visa, JCB and Discover Global Network will offer greater convenience to global users in mobile payments and enable millions of small merchants to tap overseas purchases, industry experts have said.
Recent efforts to improve the business climate for foreign businesses, including measures to facilitate the entry of company executives and their family members, will help China integrate more deeply into the global economy, said officials and experts.
Alipay, the mobile payment tool owned by Chinese financial technology company Ant Group, announced on Friday that it has allowed overseas tourists to link their international bank cards to the Alipay app.
Xiamen Port in Fujian province opened its first direct cross-border e-commerce maritime transport route to Taipei Port on Wednesday to meet the growing demand for exports to Taiwan.
All ferry services between the coastal areas of Fujian province and the islands of Kinmen and Matsu, which are administered by Taiwan, have resumed after being suspended for nearly three years due to COVID-19.
The Xingguo-Quanzhou Railway connects 33 stations in Jiangxi and Fujian provinces.