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Weird & Wonderful Ways to Get Working Permissions in Hong Kong – D-I-Y Applications

July 4th, 2016

Posted in Employment Visas, Investment Visas, Musing, Special Programmes, The Hong Kong Visa Geeza /


On April 4th I gave a talk at Centre O Connect in Sheung Wan about some of the quirky ways to get working permissions in Hong Kong and delighted to share them with you now in this series of  8 short videos.

You can download the slides here.

The Rest of the Series


You ALWAYS Need A Visa To Work in Hong Kong

The Working Holiday Visa

The Study-then-Work Visa

The Top Notch Talent Visa

The Dependant Visa

The Entrepreneur Visa

D-I-Y Applications


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The Hong Kong Visa Geeza (a.k.a Stephen Barnes) is a co-founder of the Hong Kong Visa Centre and author of the Hong Kong Visa Handbook. A law graduate of the London School of Economics, Stephen has been practicing Hong Kong immigration since 1993 and is widely acknowledged as the leading authority on business immigration matters here for the last 24 years.

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