On March 26th, 2020, the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs executed a policy blocking all foreign nationals from entering China due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This was a shock to the teach abroad industry and especially difficult for foreign teachers that live and work in China but were overseas at the time.

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Many foreign teachers working in China are able to save a substantial amount of money over a year-long contract, and at some point, some of that money will need to be sent back home. The process can seem daunting, but people do it every day, and you can too!

Published in Teaching Abroad
Tuesday, 07 April 2020 17:42

Useful Phone Numbers in China


Moving to a new foreign country can be a great experience, but from time to time you may run into some problems where you will need assistance. Whether it’s a call to the police, medical professionals, or just for translation, you should familiarize yourself with the following phone numbers in China!

Published in Living Abroad
Wednesday, 25 March 2020 22:19

Moving to China To-Do List


Moving to another country can be intimidating, so here is a to-do list for China to make your life easier while you prepare for your new adventure!

Published in Living Abroad
Friday, 13 March 2020 16:18

Income Tax in China


Calculating taxes can be a big part of budgeting, especially if you're moving to a foreign country for the first time. Check out this easy-to-use tax chart and tax calculator!

Published in Teaching Abroad
Tuesday, 10 March 2020 14:55

Work Visa Information for China


If you're headed to China to teach, the visa process can feel a bit daunting. No to worry though, we've created this guide to help walk you through the work visa process, as well as to help you figure out which other visas your family members will need if you're bringing them along.

Published in Teaching Abroad
Wednesday, 22 January 2020 10:45

When to Apply for Schools in China


A wonderful thing about teaching in China is that there are so many different types of schools that you're bound to find one that's perfect for you! Depending on your experience and how quickly you’d like to move abroad, you can apply for teaching positions any time of the year. So if you haven’t started your teach abroad journey yet, you can probably start sooner than you initially thought.

Published in Teaching Abroad
Monday, 06 January 2020 11:30

Traveling Around China as a Foreigner


Planning to travel through or move to China? If you're moving to China, it's assumed that you're also interested in exploring and traveling while you are living there. Great news! It is incredibly easy to travel in China and around Asia. The infrastructure of Chinese cities is incredible, with plenty of affordable travel options using public transportation.


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