Recently many new coming expat are having problem with opening a bank account in China, since the bank asked for a residence permit copy or labor contract which is not possible for businessman to give. And you can not have wechat wallet if you do not have a bank account in China. So life is difficult without wechat pay, right ?
As Easy Business Solutions, we shall have solutions for this as well, here you are ( Do not forget to share with your friends)
In UOB ( A Singapore bank) , you can have bank account with passport and also can have wechat wallet with this account. More important for business traveller is that UOB accept that you open bank account with your overseas phone number, which means you do not need to have a local Chinese number, which is also good for those who will leave China but would like to keep the wechat pay for convenience. Also they offer english banking services for expat. Here you can have their office address in Beijing:
UOB main office address: 远洋光华国际C 栋
UOB Liangmaqiao branch: 亮马桥路50号燕莎中心一号楼S104
Documents requirwas for bank account: passport and one of the following :
1) driving license;
2) income tax statement
3) Work permit / work contract
4) house rental contract
5) bank statment
6) Utility bill
You may want to check our their website for more braches information in other cities: https://www.uobchina.com.cn Also you may follow us by scan the following QR, or share with your friends.