U.S. State Department Prepares to Sharply Raise Consular Fees

The U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs recently announced steep increases for 27 different fees charged for the services provided to American Citizens.  The new fees will apply at the 301 overseas consular posts, as well as the 23 domestic passport agencies and service centers. 
The price for a new adult passport book will increase [...]

Published by admin on July 7th, 2010 tagged China Law | 1 Comment »

Parking fees increase to promote public transport

In order to promote and encourage the use of public transport, parking fees for areas of Beijing shall be raised.
The Municipal Committee of Development and Reform announced that as from April 1, 2010, the highest parking fees would be raised to 10 RMB per hour. Such fees such apply to areas including railway stations and [...]

Published by admin on February 3rd, 2010 tagged China News | 1 Comment »