Hainan approved to issue ‘Permit for Taiwan residents’
Hainan Exit & Entry Administration Department has been approved to issue "Permit for Taiwan residents entering into and leaving the mainland" documents since July 1st 2013.
The permit for Taiwan residents entering into and leaving the mainland is valid for 5 years, and the son of a Taiwanese Businessman in Haikou, Wang Youkai, got the first permit at the Haikou Exit & Entry Hall on the afternoon of July 18th.
With the development of the Hainan International Tourism Island, more and more Taiwanese residents are coming to Hainan to travel, visit relatives, invest, do business and settle down.
At present, there are nearly 5,000 permanent and temporary Taiwan residents in Hainan including more than 2,000 in Haikou city.