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The Best Immigration Destinations for Chinese in 2022

There is no denying the number of ethnic Chinese worldwide who choose to migrate overseas. Most of the major countries of destination for immigrants are concentrated in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Oceania. In fact, different types of applicants are suitable for different countries, depending on the purpose of their immigration,. So what are some of the most popular countries for Chinese immigrants?

Other Top 3 Immigration Destinations for Chinese

According to some latest data, the largest number of Chinese immigrants is in Indonesia, with more than 10 million, followed by Thailand, Malaysia, the United States and Singapore. The specific statistics are as follows.

    1. Indonesia (10.84 million)
    2. Thailand (7.01 million)
    3. Malaysia (6.72 million)
    4. the United States (5.44 million)
    5. Singapore (3.01 million)
    6. Canada (1.91 million)
    7. Australia (1.41 million)
    8. France (750,000)
    9. the United Kingdom (470,000)
    10. Italy (300,000)
    11. Spain (300,000)
    12. New Zealand (270,000)

Other Top 3 immigration destinations for Chinese

In addition to the relevant countries mentioned above, the following countries are also suitable for Chinese immigrants.

  1. Greece

The climate of Greece is good and the cost of immigrating to Greece is not very high compared to other countries and there are not much immigration requirements. After getting the residency status, you can settle there for a short period of time and travel to other Schengen countries without a visa.

  1. Ireland

Ireland’s climate is not very good, but the attraction of education, entrepreneurship, health care, jobs and social welfare is very strong. If you wish to obtain residency status in Ireland through investment immigration, the initial capital required is relatively high, but the advantage is that you can get all of your investment back at the end of the period.

  1. Portugal

The climate in Portugal is very suitable for living, and the country’s conditions are better than Greece’s in all aspects. However, the cost of immigrating to Portugal is much higher, whether it is to buy a house or to invest in a fund, which generally requires at least 500,000 euros, and the minimum capital requirement for individual projects is around 350,000 euros.



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