People's Republic of China
Chief of State:
Head of State:
Yiyongjun Jinxingqu (The March of the Volunteers)
Tian Han/Nie Er
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a sovereign state in
East Asia. It is the world's most populous country, with a population of over 1.35 ...
Foreigners who accept a job in China should apply for a Foreign Employment
Permit. Senior-level employees should also apply for a Foreign Expert Certificate.
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