Opening a Bank Account In China

If you are planning to live in China for a few years, it’s hard to do without a bank account. This guide to banking in China explains how the banking system works and, more importantly, how to get an account of your own. Read on to find out more about depositing your hard-earned yuan. Fortunately,…

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Utilities In China

Have you found the house or apartment of your dreams? Great! Now you need to figure out how to get your place connected to water, heat, and electricity in China. We show you how to get basic utilities for your new home and how to set up a phone and internet connection. Centralized, state-owned utility…

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Accommodation in Shanghai

Shanghai is a modern international metropolis that offers plenty of accommodation options for expats, both long-term and short-term. The city has over 24 million inhabitants including a large number of expatriates from around the world. Before starting the search for the perfect apartment, take the time to learn about the different neighbourhoods and types of housing available…

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