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The “Ethnic Chinese Card” is coming!

Posted in Labor & Employment

By Jiang Junlu Pei Xiu King & Wood Mallesons’ Commercial & Regulatory group

Since the idea of the Ethnic Chinese Card (“ECC”) was raised by Hong GUO (Director of the Administrative Committee of Zhongguancun) on 27 November 2015, Chinese communities worldwide have been following the discussion with interest.

On 13 March 2016, Yuanping QIU, Director of the Overseas Chinese Affairs Office, stated in an interview that China had no plans to launch the ECC. At the end of 2016, the ECC once again came into the media spotlight, but the most recent official statement remains that … More…/更多