Passports and Visas
Everybody entering China must bring a valid passport. Most foreign
participants must also acquire an entry visa issued by a Chinese
consulate in his/her country. Plan well ahead of time, since issuing
entry visa may take weeks. In general, the applicant must apply in person.
After you have paid the registration fee, you may generate a suitable
invitation letter by clicking HERE.
For additional details, please contact the Chinese Embassy or consulate,
where you wish to apply for your visa.
Useful web sites:
Only Chinese Yuan are acceptable as currency at stores and restaurants.
You can exchange money at the airport or a bank. Automated Teller Machines (ATMs)
can be found at the airport and throughout the city.
Participants are advised to takes care of their own personal insurance.
CCTN09 organizers will carry no responsibility in case of an accident, sickness,
theft or other property damage.
Emergency Contact Information
Emergency contact to participants can be arranged as follows:
- Email the CCTN09 organizers at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Provide your own name and contact information, the name of the participant and the
nature of the emergency.
- Call +86-????? and provide your own name and contact information,
the name of the participant and the nature of the emergency.
Please consider the
time difference with respect to your local time!
Tipping is not customary in China. In restaurants, bars and hotels, a
10% service surcharge charge is usually added to your bill.