Recently, the Measures of Implementation of Introducing Talents to Shenzhen (the “Measures”) was promulgated. Basic qualifications for talents to be introduced to Shenzhen (including cadres and workers transferred from a city outside Shenzhen, and returned overseas students) stipulated in the Measures are as follows: over the age of 18 but not exceed the age of 48; in good physical condition; having obtained residence permits and participating in Social Insurance in Shenzhen; complying with the Regulations of Population and Family Planning of Shenzhen Special Economic Zones; having not participated in the organizations and activities forbidden by the State and without criminal record.

The Measures took effect on May 15, 2013 and the Interim Provisions of Accumulation of Credit for Migrant Workers for Purpose of Obtaining Shenzhen Hukou and the Measures of Implementation of Introducing Talents to Shenzhen released in 2012 were abolished simultaneously.