The M visa or Business Visa is for those who are invited to China for commercial, business, and trade activities such as meetings, trade shows, factory visits, scientific or medical conferences, as well as cultural or sporting events. It is provided to individuals who come to represent a company, and it doesn’t allow any direct profit making activities during the stay.
In China, there are different types of Business visa with different lengths and number of entries:
Business Visas are generally granted for 30, 60 or 90 days. Sometimes the duration can go up to 1 year and up to 10 years for US or Canadian cizitens.
NOTE: Foreign investors wishing to start a business activity in China are recommended to apply directly for a Working Visa (Z). INS Global can provide Work Visas to foreign investors that are in the initial stages of setting up their business in China.