Updated to include information on government advice published in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
Updated to include additional information on requirements for contracts of employment.
Updated to reflect the implementation of the new healthcare insurance in many provinces across China.
Updated to reflect a new requirement to pay social insurance contributions for Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan residents, effective from 1 January 2020.
Updated to include additional information on statutory severance pay in Beijing and Shanghai.
Information on legal service providers for China employment law.
Useful online resources on employment law in China.
An employment law guide to recruitment and selection in China, covering discrimination, advertising vacancies, young people and children, foreign nationals, employment quota for people with disabilities and record-keeping.
An employment law guide to training and development in China, covering training agreements.
An employment law guide to equal opportunities in China, covering exemptions, harassment and sexual harassment, positive action and remedies and penalties.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to China.