In 2016, further unblock the mechanism for foreign- ers to change from working residence
permanent residence, and expand the types of permanent res- idence applications for family
the permanent residence management system for foreigners was formally estab- lished
for the first time
In 1964, the rudiment of China's
further expand the scope of foreign talents applying for permanent residence
they have the same rights and obligations as Chinese citizens in principle.
there are three categories of "short-term res- idence", "long-term res- idence" and
"permanent residence" for the first time.