China (CN)

Jurisdiction Overview

IDQuestionAnswer
489 *Citizenship-By-Investment and Residency-By-Investment Schemes: Can individuals acquire citizenship, passports or residency status in exchange for an investment or another payment without a prior requirement to spend more than 2 years in the jurisdiction? Yes
 Data Date: 2019

Notes

 
Individuals can apply for permanent resident status in China, if investments of more than 500.000 USD in certain industries have been maintained for 3 years. Physical presence is required only for 3 months per year.

Sources

https://www.travelchinaguide.com/embassy/visa/refusal.htm
 
Adim 2017
 
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/336746472_Residence_and_Citizenship_by_Investment_an_updated_database_on_Immigrant_Investor_Programs