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Happy China’s National Day Holiday!

Fixed at October 1–7, the National holiday is the celebration of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.

The legal holiday for National Day is currently 3 days in mainland China, 2 days in Macau and 1 day in Hong Kong. In mainland, the 3-day is usually connected with the weekends ahead and after, hence people can enjoy a 7-day holiday.

GZ Timely, holiday Schedule:

October 1-7  (National Holidays)

October 8-10 (Normal Operating)

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As it is the biggest week for tourism in China, when people have a week off to reunite with families, friends and take trips, it is well- known as the “golden week”. This is the longest public holiday in China besides the Spring Festival holiday. Falling in the autumn generally with clear weather and comfortable temperature, the holiday is a popular period for travel.

To make your travel in China easier and more comfortable, here are some tips for reference:

  1. If possible, avoid traveling during the “Golden Week”.
  2. If one really needs to travel during the National Day holiday, try to avoid the first two days and the last day of the “Golden Week”.
  3. Avoid hot destinations.
  4. Book flight/train tickets and hotel rooms in advance.

Here, Guangzhou Timely, wish you all have a happy holiday!

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival!

The Mid-Autumn Festival, the 15th day of the 8th lunar month, falls on September 27 this year. It is a time for family members and loved ones to congregate and enjoy the full moon – an auspicious symbol of abundance, harmony and luck.

It is a traditional festival in China. Almost everyone likes to eat mooncakes on that day. Most families have a dinner together to celebrate the festival. A saying goes, “The moon in your hometown is almost always the brightest and roundest“. Many people who live far away from homes want to go back to have a family reunion.

How happy it is to enjoy the moon cakes while watching the full moon with your family members! Best wishes from GZ-Timely. Happy Mid-Autumn Festival! Or let’s sayZhong Qiu Jie Kuai Le”!

【News】GZ regulates rental houses to against illegal immigrants

Guangzhou will set up digital archives to regulate all of the rental houses in three years, according to the immigration authorities.

The government started a specific rectification towards the rentals recently. It is said to be the most rigorous one in the past 12 years as Mayor Chen Jianhua will assume the leader of the special team. The comprehensive rectification will start from this month to June, 2017.

This movement is in order to handle the information of the immigrants, uncover the criminal acts in rental houses, sweep illegal foreigners and restrict the rentals which tenancy is by hour and day.

The specific rectification mainly targets on the rentals in urban villages, urban fringe, compact communities for specific populations and the rooms closed to hospitals, wholesale markets and schools, rented by a group of people. It will also aim to remove the potential risks on public security, fire control, construction, indoor gas, etc.

The city government also demanded all districts to frequent the inspection towards the rentals and record the problems they uncovered. The government will make full use of the advanced mobile devices to set up digital archives for the rentals. The digital archives will realize the real-time registration and updates for the renters and tenants. Moreover, Access Control System which is unlocked by residence permit will be installed in the rental houses in urban villages.

(News from Gdtoday)

All foreigners need register your accommodation with the local police station, whenever you get an extension of your visa, stay certificate, or residence permit. Any further information about registration or visa please contact with us.

ETC Synchronization in Guangdong Province Next Month

By the end of next month, driving out from the Guangdong Province is expected to achieve a speedy passage without stopping. Yesterday morning, the Guangdong into the national highway ETC (non-stop electronic toll collection system) network testing start charging test, the first test site is located in Huacheng toll in the north of Baiyun airport. It is reported that in September this year, there are 29 provinces will implement ETC basic networking.

By far, Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Shanxi, Liaoning, Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Anhui, Fujian, Jiangxi, Shandong, Hunan, Shaanxi, and other 14 regions have implemented since last year, the National Highway ETC system officially running on a network covering 52,000 km of expressways, 6659 ETC lanes, 9.09 million total users.

Join into the national highway ETC system, Guangdong plans to build more than 800 ETC lanes, then the province will get over 1400 ETC lanes, ETC toll coverage of more than 90 percent, ranking first in the country.

After the implementation of ETC network toll, tolls paid by the owners of the national road network will be uploaded to the center of the settlement, which will Simplify the settlement process. This ETC synchronization really brings more convenience to all drivers.

Reading the above Southern News, any plan to enjoy road trip fun? If you still don’t have a legal China Driver license, please do not hesitate to contact GZ- Timely: 020-83652006! You know how cool it is to drive on your own!

2015 Happy Lantern Festival!

The 15th day of the 1st lunar month is the Chinese Lantern Festival.

According to the Chinese tradition, at the very beginning of a new year, when there is a bright full moon hanging in the sky, there should be thousands of colorful lanterns hung out. Today, the displaying of lanterns is still a big event on the 15th day of the first lunar month throughout China.

During the Lantern Festival, people will solve the puzzles on the lanterns, eat yuanxiao (glutinous rice ball), see the colorful lighted lanterns and enjoy the gala performances.

 Tansiao are either sweet or salty. Sweet fillings are made of sugar, Walnuts, sesame, osmanthus flowers, rose petals, or jujube paste etc. The salty variety is filled with minced meat, vegetables etc. Yuanxiao symbolizes family reunion, like moon, good wishes of the people for the future life. Eating yuanxiao means family happiness, all the best in the New Year.

Once again, GZ TIMELY warm greetings and best wishes for your Lantern Festival!

 

SMEs’ New Preferential Tax Policy

[introduction] Small micro enterprises(SMEs)annual revenue within 200,000yuan, enjoy the preferential tax policy that the enterprise income tax shall be levied in half. 

Li keqiang, chaired the executive meeting of the State Council on February 25, 2015.

Further tax cuts measures support the development of small micro enterprise and entrepreneurial innovation.

First, from January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2017, SMEs will enjoy preferential policy of enterprise income tax be levied half, by the amount of taxable income within 100,000 yuan (contain 100,000 yuan) expanded to 200,000 yuan (contain 200,000 yuan), and pay the enterprise income tax at a reduced rate of 20%. 

Second, from April 1, 2015, will prevail to the whole country the tax preferential policy by One-time tax payment to Pay-by-installments on actual income rise from non-monetary assets of technical inventions investment, such as, individuals equity investment, real estate investment, in order to activate private personal investment. 

Third, 3% of unemployment insurance rates stipulated in the regulations of the current unified down to 2%, unit and individual pay cost around in the specific proportion by giving full consideration to improve the unemployment insurance benefits, promote the unemployed back to work, to carry out the stability of unemployment insurance allowance.

 

To deepen fiscal and taxation reform, reduce the tax and fees charged to businesses, particularly those in the service sector, and take new steps to support SMEs, that means better market regulation, a world-class business environment established on market principles and the rule of law. In this way, China will be able to provide efficient and quality public services to all market players.To extend your business to China, you can set up Guangzhou Domestic Company, Wholly Foreign-Owned Enterprise, Joint-Venture, even Representative Office. GZ Timely Enterprise Service Limited, as a qualified business registration services provider, offers professional one-stop services including Company Incorporation, Accounting and Taxation service, guiding your first step t0 expand your operations in China market.     

More information, welcome to call 020-83652006 or contact official wechat: GZ-Timely.

 

How to Get China Driving License

Foreigners from any Country who want to drive in China must apply for a Chinese Driving License. International Driver Permit and Oversea Driver Licenses are not recognized by the Chinese government. Chinese Driving License is valid in mainland China only. Residents from Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan also need to apply for a Chinese Driving License to drive in mainland China.

People who hold a foreign driving license need to take written test, but no need to participate in road test ( two subjects, three test subjects ). A written test can choose from the following languages: Chinese, English, Spanish, French, Japanese, Russian.

If you cannot take the test, GZ-TIMELY can help you with that. All we need from your side is: original passport, photo and valid foreign driving license. You know how cool it is to drive on your own!

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China FDI Ranked World NO.1

                         GZ-TIMELY

According to data of the Global Investment Trends Report released by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), in 2014 China foreign capital inflows for the first time surpassed the United States, China becomes the world’s largest Foreign Investment destination country.

Global Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in 2014 fell 8% to $1.26 trillion, at the lowest level since 2009. While FDI in China increased by 3%, to $128 billion, ranked as the world’s No.1. Hong Kong, China ranked second with $111 billion, the United States, Singapore and Brazil ranked third, fourth, fifth.

Utilized 119.6 billion U.S. dollars (excluding the banking, securities, insurance) in 2014, up 1.7 percent year on year, higher than the United States, the European Union, Russia, Brazil and other major economies, China also is the largest investment destination among developing countries for 23 years in a row.

In recent years as a leader in emerging economies, China has huge attraction for foreign investment. With the improvement of the policies and the implementation of laws and regulations, foreign capital in the long-term development of the Chinese marketremains upbeat. Further Chinese investment solutions, including company incorporation, annual inspection/audit and tax in Mainland,Hong Kong, China welcome to call hotline (020)83652006 or contact official wechat GZ-TIMELY.

Marriage Visa Application in China

Marriage Policy in China

The Foreign-Related Marriage Registration Office of the Guangzhou Civil Affairs Bureau registers marriages and divorces involving any party with permanent residency in Guangzhou. All marriages and divorces must be voluntary. To get married, a man should at least be 22 years old while a woman should at least be 20 years old; the man and woman should have no other current spouse (which means that both should be single, divorced, or widowed at the time they are applying to register their marriage) and should not be lineal relatives by blood or collateral relatives by blood up to the third degree of kinship. A man or woman of foreign nationality may register their marriage in Guangzhou. To do so, they should produce certificates and documents as required by the Regulations on Marriage Registration, as well as a certificate proving that their home country recognizes foreign marriage registrations.

The marriage registration authority reviews certificates and statements provided by a man or woman seeking local marriage or divorce registration and immediately registers the marriage or divorce and issues a marriage or divorce certificate if all conditions have been found to be satisfied.

Marriage Registration

To register a marriage, the following documents should be provided:

· For the local citizen:

1. Permanent household registration book and ID card;

2. A signed statement indicating that the couple are not lineal relatives by blood or collateral relatives by blood up to the third degree of kinship.

· For foreign nationals:

1. Valid passport or other valid international travel documents;

2. A notarized certificate indicating that the person currently has no spouse (valid for six months after the date of issuance).

Divorce Registration

To register a divorce, the condition precedent is that both parties have full civil capacity must be satisfied, and the following documents must be provided:

1. Both parties’ permanent household registration book, ID card, passport or other valid international travel documents;

2. Marriage certificates issued to the parties by the Chinese marriage registration authority or a Chinese diplomatic mission abroad;

3. The divorce agreement signed by both parties indicating that both parties agree to divorce of their free will and agree on the arrangements for the rearing of children and disposition of assets and debts;

4. Two large one-inch recent color photos (full face without hat) of each party.

Once the foreigners get marry in China with a Chinese. He or she has the right to apply for the China long time visa even the China residence.

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