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Q: tourist visa to working visa it is possible..

10 years 7 weeks ago in  Visa & Legalities - Nanning

 
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yes, your employer will fix it.

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Yes, the company that hires you can take your passport and change it to a working visa.

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Yes, I came here in Beijing with a tourist visa of 7 days only. The very first day I arrived I looked for a job right away. Luckily I got it. The company took my passport and university diploma and lemme sign the contract. Since my visa is just for a week,they extended it for 1 month tourist visa, a foreign is allowed to extend tourist visa 2 times. After having another tourist visa, they applied me a working visa, I have it now.

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I was a little surprised to read the above-post concerning the possibility of  changing an L visa to a Z visa in Beijing.  I was under the impression, as a result of my contacts with friends in Beijing, that nearly all of them who had arrived on an L visa and subsequently found gainful employment were required to make the trip to Hong Kong or to Thailand or even Mongolia to secure the Z visa.  In some cases, several had to return to their countries of origin.

 

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A: I'd say no, you don't need working permit to work for Chinese Co. remo
A:I'd say no, you don't need working permit to work for Chinese Co. remotely, i.e. by not residing in China.Best advice on that you'll get from your employer. https://www.china-briefing.com/news/china-foreigners-work-permit-application-and-renewal-recent-changes/ See this part: However, because a valid resident permit is one of the primary requirements for the renewal of a work permit, without a valid residence permit, expatriates stranded outside China may not be able to renew their work permits anymore. ... or in other words, if you don't reside in China, work permit is also not required. Some more details about Work visa requirements .. https://www.hongdaservice.com/blog/china-work-visa-requirements-what-you-may-not-know -- icnif77