East Asia & Pacific > China

Tips for Trips & Study Abroad: China
While China is generally considered safe, the country is not without certain risks − especially for student travelers. Familiarize yourself with…

China Travel Advisory Update & OSAC Benchmarking Results
On January 3, the State Department updated the China Travel Advisory, reiterating concerns over the arbitrary enforcement of local laws, as well as…

Huawei Arrest and U.S. Private-sector Response
The recent arrest of Meng Wanzhou, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for the Chinese telecommunication company Huawei, has raised concern among U.S.…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Alert: Shanghai (China), Temporary traffic control measures
The Shanghai municipal government has announced temporary traffic control measures that may impact traffic and commuters during the China…

Weather Alert: Shanghai (China), Tropic Storm Kong-Rey
Tropical storm Kong-Rey will bring potentially scattered showersand strong winds to Eastern China today and Saturday. Kong-Rey is expected to weaken…

Weather Alert: Guangzhou (China), Consulate Closure Due to Typhoon Mangkhut
Due to Typhoon Mangkhut, the U.S. Consulate General in Guangzhou will be temporarily closed Monday, September 17.