Mianyang Opens a Green Channel for Foreigners to Apply for Permits to Work in China
2018-08-29

To accelerate the introduction of foreign high-end talents

(MianyangDaily) (Reporter: Li Qiaozhen) On August 22, our reporter learned from the Municipal Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security that in order to accelerate the introduction of foreign high-end talents and to fuel building Mianyang as China Science and Technology City and a modern robust city in West of China, the Municipal Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security has for mulated policies and opened a green channel for the introduction of foreign high-end talents. It is understood that a series of exchange activities for talents specializing in science and technology will be held during the 6th China Science and Technology Expo. This policy will enhance the attraction of China Science and Technology City (Mianyang) to foreign high-end talents.

It is understood that foreign high-end talents refer to the foreigners belonging to the category A identified in accordance with The Notice on the Guide (Tentative) for Introducing and Issuing Permits for Foreigners to Work in China and the foreigners receiving the Foreign High-end Talent Confirmation Letter from the Department of Foreigners-related Affairs of the Provincial People¡¯s Governmentin accordance with The Notice on the Implementation of Introducing and Issuing the Foreign Talent Visa System. If a foreigner holding an R visa applies for a job in the administrative jurisdiction of Mianyang, he/she should apply to the Municipal Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security for a permit to work in China. The Municipal Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security promises to process it within 10 working days (the legal time limit is 20 working days) and strives to process within 5 working days. Foreigners holding an R visa shall submit employment contracts or proofs of employment, medical certificates, the R visa endorsement page andthe passport information page, to apply for permits to work in China. Foreigners holding an R visa and having worked in the administrative jurisdiction of Mianyang City shall apply to the Municipal Bureau of Human Resources and Social Security if they intend to apply for extension, replacement and re-issuance of the permits for foreigners to work in China. Their applications will be processed within 3 working days.