China’s Ministry of Public Security announced two days ago that previously declared visa-free transit extension starts today from January 30.
From this Saturday onward foreigners from 51 countries arriving at Shanghai’s Pudong and Hongqiao airports, Hangzhou’s Xiaoshan International Airport and Nanjing’s Lukou International Airport will be permitted to enter the country for 6 days without visas. Previously only 72-hour visa free transit was allowed.
A full list of counties:
European Schengen Countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden. Switzerland
Other European Countries: Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cyprus, Croatia, Ireland, Macedonia, Republic of Montenegro, Romania, Russia, Serbia, UK, Ukraine
America: US, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Chile
Oceania: Australia, New Zealand
Asia: Republic of Korea, Japan, Singapore, Brunei, UAE, Qatar