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by cztt346
Sat Jul 11, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: China
Topic: Tourists are able to drive in China right now
Replies: 8
Views: 1452

Re: Tourists are able to drive in China right now

Hi there, Just to get this right.... All of the posts above are referring to the temp. License. What about driving a foreign licensed vehicle? It'd be great to have a simplified process for both, maybe even the ability to drive a defined route (e.g. Murghab - Tashkurgan - Pakistan) without a 'guide...
by cztt346
Wed Jul 08, 2020 3:09 am
Forum: China
Topic: Tourists are able to drive in China right now
Replies: 8
Views: 1452

Re: Tourists are able to drive in China right now

1.I think you don't HAVE TO apply for the provisional driving permit through an agency like the Ehi car Services you mentioned if your application materials are complete. 2.It seems that only Shanghai required the translation from designated translation agencies. Other cities (such as Beijing, Haiko...
by cztt346
Tue Jul 07, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: China
Topic: Tourists are able to drive in China right now
Replies: 8
Views: 1452

Re: Tourists are able to drive in China right now

Actually, on a press conference by the Ministry of Public Security of China on September 10th 2019, the Ministry has already announced to simplify the application procedures for provisional driving permits and extend the validity of the provisional driving permit. "One is to simplify the application...
by cztt346
Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:20 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Coronavirus border closures & re-openings
Replies: 243
Views: 34799

China to suspend foreigners' entry due to COVID-19 pandemic

China will temporarily suspend entry of foreigners with valid visas and residence permits from March 28 , due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a statement released on Thursday by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Immigration Administration. https://www.fmprc.gov.cn/mfa_eng/wj...
by cztt346
Mon Mar 23, 2020 3:01 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Coronavirus border closures & re-openings
Replies: 243
Views: 34799

[VERY IMPORTANT]China to divert all Beijing-bound intl flights to other cities

The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) said it would divert all international flights bound for Beijing to 12 other Chinese cities as an epidemic prevention and control measure. 1. Since the start of March 23rd at 0:00 (Beijing time), all international passenger flights for all destinati...
by cztt346
Wed Mar 18, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: China
Topic: Electronics at the Chinese border?
Replies: 8
Views: 2010

Re: Electronics at the border

I'll add that blocking your SIM card if you use a VPN seems to be a problem only in Xinjiang. I never turned on my VPN in Xinjiang for just this reason, though I use a VPN elsewhere in China without consequence (not to say it always works of course). As to Wechat, consider carefully whether you wan...
by cztt346
Wed Mar 18, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Coronavirus border closures & re-openings
Replies: 243
Views: 34799

Re: Coronavirus border closures

The border checkpoints in China has been partly closed. The National Immigration Administration (NIA) has set up a web page to release the current border status information.

https://www.nia.gov.cn/n741435/n907688/ ... index.html
by cztt346
Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Border crossing report: Zamin Uud – Erlian (MON - China)
Replies: 6
Views: 3332

Re: Border crossing report: Zamin Uud – Erlian (MON - China)

When the famous train K3(Beijing-Ulanbator-Moscow) arrived at Erlian Station, the loudspeakers started playing a Chinese march called "Welcome March". It's usually used in diplomatic occasions, and this reflected the extraordinary status of this International train. However, some westerners thought ...
by cztt346
Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Coronavirus border closures & re-openings
Replies: 243
Views: 34799

Re: China Railway: All International Passenger Trains Has Been Cancellled

Russian Railway: Feb 03 2020
From February 5, 2020, K3 / 4 passenger trains from Beijing to Moscow via Ulaanbaatar will be suspended; From February 3, K19 / 20 passenger trains from Beijing to Moscow will be suspended.
by cztt346
Mon Feb 10, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Coronavirus border closures & re-openings
Replies: 243
Views: 34799

Vietnam:
T8701/T8702(Nanning-Gia Lam) ,T5/6(Beijing-Gia Lam) were suspended since Feb/04/2020.