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Employment Permit Issues

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ID: 2434 Upper Intermediate
Obtaining a working visa in China can be a complex and challenging process. One important part of the process is obtaining an employment permit, or 就业证 (jiùyèzhèng) from the Labor Bureau. In this lesson, listen in as someone wrangles with the regulations.
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就业 jiùyè employment
申请 shēnqǐng to apply
to refuse
顺利 shùnlì smoothly
Mike ,nǐde jiùyè shēnqǐng bèi jù le !
Mike, your work permit has been denied!
ā ,zěnmehuíshì ā ?yīnggāi méiwèntí ā ,wǒ shàng yī fèn gōngzuò bàn jiùyè zhèng yě hěn shùnlì 。
Oh, then what do I do? There shouldn't be any problem. My last company got my work permit just fine.
wǒ wèn guo le ,shì gōngzuò nèiróng hé nǐde zhuānyè wèntí 。nǐ dàxué de zhuānyè shì yǔyán wénxué ,shàng fèn gōngzuò shì fānyì méiwèntí 。dànshì zhè cì nǐ lái shì zuò shìchǎng bù zhùlǐ 。
I asked. It's a problem with the job description and your major. Your university major was in linguistics. Your last job was as a translator so that's fine. However, this time you want to work as a Marketing Assistant.
zhè yǒu shénme guānxì ?gōngsī juéde wǒ hégé jiù xíng la 。
What does that have to do anything? The company thinks that I'm qualified for the job. That should be enough.
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