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The third will make applying for driving permits easier by setting up service centers at po
rts, airports and other ports of entry along with offering online services to ease the application process.
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n in October for building the island province into a pilot free trade zone, giving it more autonomy to speed up
the fostering of an international and convenient environment for business, tourism, finance and other industries.
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ainan build and improve a mechanism to attract more international talent and entrepr
eneurs. Senior technical experts, urgently needed specialists and members of technological innovation groups will b
e able to apply for visas at ports of entry and then acquire residence permits lasting five years.上海夜网
Foreign students who have obtained master’s degrees or above from a Chinese higher education institution will be able t
o apply for two-year residence permits for the purpose of entrepreneurial activities.
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n and good tax records for three consecutive years will be able to apply for permanent residence.
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re also easy to implement, which indicates that Hainan’s doors have been further o
pened,” said Xie Xiangxiang, an associate professor of tourism at Hainan University.
“Policies to attract more talent are worthy of praise. Internatio
nal talent flows are becoming more free, market-oriented and flexible. These policies will pl
ay an active role in the construction of the Hainan Free Trade Zone, which urgently needs talent,” Xie added.
roject, including Russia, Egypt and Algeria, and 17 domestic research teams, including on
e from University of Science and Technology of China, have started research on the site, Zheng noted.
The site will “offer research teams with observation equipmen
t, support for outdoor observation and data sharing services”, he said.
Wu Zhongliang, director of the administra
tion’s Institute of Earthquake Forecasting, said the experimental site will help for
m a “united front” at the national and international level to work on earthquake forecasting.
Referring to earthquake forecasting as a hard nut to crack, Wu said the work can
not see marked progress just in a few days, but forecasting capability will be improved a
s technology develops. “If it’s a war between humans and earthquakes, it’s us that will finally win,” he said
e charge of the task, according to the decree signed by Premier Li Keqiang.
All government services, unless otherwise specified by laws and regulations or involving state secrets, shall
be processed online in line with the procedures determined by the State Council, the decree noted.
Government service providers must not require enterprises or ind
ividuals to submit information that is already acces
sible through information sharing. Neither are they allo
wed to put the submitted information to other uses.
The decree also confirms the legal validity of electronic signatures, seals, certificates and archives.
The decree came into effect the day it was made public.