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Zhejiang PSB Issues Certificate, Hong Kong Youth Visit Hubei

Ministry of Public Security WeChat Posts—September 12, 2019
Since the establishment of the Guangdong PSB’s Foreign NGO Management Office on November 28, 2016, the office has provided registration and filing services. A total of 33 foreign NGO representative offices have been registered in Guangdong, and 474 temporary activities have been filed.Read more

Updated Monthly Registration and Filing Figures Available through September

The China NGO Project recently published the latest figures for Foreign NGO representative office registrations and temporary activity filings, including information through the end of September 2019. The pace of new registrations continues to hover around five per month, while the number of new temporary activities initiated in September showed a slight dip over July and August.Read more