US company’s president to old to get work permit in China. Shanghai to allow expats over 60 to work. When Ford Motor Company decided to move its Asia-Pacific headquarters from Singapore to east China’s Shanghai, it was told that the company’s president couldn’t apply for his employment permit because he was over 60 years old. This dilemma will no longer happen in Shanghai! Shanghai is now sparing no effort to offer a variety of conveniences to overseas talents. Senior foreign executives in Shanghai who formerly were too old to apply can now apply for the “foreign expert certificates” to get legal residence. Moreover, the city is considering loosening the home-purchase restrictions and household registration requirements for foreign experts.
Shanghai to allow expats over 60 to work
As the financial hub of China, Shanghai has long been the paradise where international talent and elites can distinguish themselves. Read more here: Shanghai to allow expats over 60 to work. However, due to the limitation and restriction of some policies, many foreigners have encountered difficulties when facing the residence issue.