How Easy (or Hard) Is It to Swap From a Hong Kong Employment Visa to an Investment Visa

Hong Kong ranks as one of the most business-friendly city in the world.  There was no less than 120,000 Individual Private Limited Companies registered in 2019. One of the key contributing factors is its transparent and straight-forward immigration policy for Visa Applications. It designed to accommodate investor, business entrepreneurs and working professionals alike from foreign …

PROCEDURES OF HIRING A MAINLAND TALENTS TO WORK AND LIVE IN HONG KONG

Further to the previous blog about the Mainland Talents applying for visa to work and live in Hong Kong, this blog we will go through the Admission Scheme for Mainland Talents and Professionals (AMTP) application procedures. First, the AMTP is enable the employer to bring Mainland Chinese Talents to make a positive contribution to Hong …

How to Extend my Visitor Visa in Hong Kong during COVID-19

Generally speaking, visitors must depart Hong Kong before the expiry of their limit of stay. If there is a special/urgent need to stay longer, visitors may make an extension of stay application within 7 days before their limit of stay expires. Applications will be considered on its own merits.  How is the Visa Extension situation …

Hiring a Mainland Talents to Work and Live in Hong Kong?

Mainland talents cannot automatically move to Hong Kong and work. Undoubtedly, a working visa is required. Hence, the Immigration Department of Hong Kong SAR launched a programme called Admission Scheme for Mainland Talents and Professionals (ASMTP). The objective of the ASMTP is to attract qualified Mainland talents and professionals to work in Hong Kong. In order …

Applying for a Hong Kong Identity Card once Visa is approved

What is the next step after your Visa is finally approved? Centre O is here to assist you in every step of the way for your business. Once your Visa is approved, you can begin the process of applying for a Hong Kong Identity Card. We can help you go through the process of ID …

WHAT IS AN ACCEPTABLE PHOTO FOR CHINESE VISA APPLICATION?

Obtaining a Chinese Visa is essential for traveling to China. Applicants are required to submit one recent photo, which is subject to certain requirements. According to the Consular Department of the People‚Äôs Republic of China, General Requirements include: Photo should be taken within 6 months of submitting the application Photo should have white background The face, neck …

WHAT IS A SALE OF GOODS AGREEMENT?

GOODS AGREEMENT When you are selling goods or services, make sure you use a Sale of Goods Agreement. A Sale of Goods Agreement typically covers a description of what is to be bought, the price, payment terms, delivery/collection conditions, returns, etc. It also defines how the agreement comes to an end. Basically, it outlines everything …