I Just Realised I Overstayed My Hong Kong Visa! What Do I Do?

Things happen. We get distracted, we dive so deep into the city that forget to re-surface in time and…OMG, you accidentally overstayed your visa. If you are a visitor in Hong Kong and find yourself a day or two late for you date of leaving and have a good reason for the oversight – you …

Will a Prior Bankruptcy Impact My Employment Visa Application?

There is no aspect of the employment visa application process, when they would specifically ask you of prof of your financial standing or fiscal record credentials. The whole question is silent for the employment visa. Moreover, when it comes to Hong Kong employers, most employers don’t ask for that information as well. So your past …

Will You Qualify for the Right of Abode in Hong Kong if it is Not Your Intention to Live Here Permanently?

Let’s start with the approvability test for the Right of Abode in Hong Kong, which states that you need to me continuously living in the city for the period of seven years and any absences occurring during that time must be of temporary nature. If you meet these conditions and go on with the process …

HOW TO GROW YOUR VIDEO MARKETING CAMPAIGN BEYOND YOUTUBE

True. YouTube is still #1 platform for posting video content. With over 1 billion unique users visiting the website every month and 100 hours of video uploaded every minute  – it is bound to hold its ground for years to come. But what if you still want more? What other options do you have for …

Thinking of Trying Your Luck in Hong Kong? Explore, Travel and Work on a Working Holiday Visa!

Who is the visa for? The programme originated in 2001 and is meant as cultural exchange between Hong Kong and the nations that have signed the bi-lateral agreement. You can take advantage of it, if you are from: Australia Canada Germany Ireland South Korea or New Zealand . What will you need? –       3 weeks …

Can I Engage in Freelance Work or Start My Own Business While Holding a Working Holiday Visa?

Working Holiday Visa is designed for nationals of certain countries (based on bilateral agreements between Hong Kong and those countries) . A Working holiday visa allows you to stay in Hong Kong for up to 12 months, during which period you can take up employment with up to 4 employers (not more than three months …

How Easy (or Hard) Is It to Swap From a Hong Kong Working Holiday Visa to a Full Employment Visa?

As we have already mentioned, the working holiday visa is intended for cultural exchange ad does not allow you to work for one employer for more than 3 months. Having said that, it is quite possible for a person on a working holiday to find an employer he/she would like to work full time for. …

HOW TO GROW YOUR VIDEO MARKETING CAMPAIGN BEYOND YOUTUBE

True. YouTube is still #1 platform for posting video content. With over 1 billion unique users visiting the website every month and 100 hours of video uploaded every minute  – it is bound to hold its ground for years to come. But what if you still want more? What other options do you have for …