A total of 200 swimmers took part in a ninth annual crossing of the strait between Xiamen, Fujian province and Jinmen, Taiwan on July 28.
A group of popular bloggers from Kazakhstan toured Xiamen, East China's Fujian province from Aug 13 to 15 to learn more about the city's overall development.
Xiamen port in East China's Fujian province will open 10 more cruise routes to economies participating in the Belt and Road Initiative in the second half of this year, as part of its broader efforts to bolster ties with them.
The chairwoman of the Australia Xiamen Association of Business Chamber (AXABC) led a delegation to visit Xiamen from Aug 8 to 9, in order to seek further trade cooperation between the country and the city from Fujian province.
The newly appointed director of the Xiamen office of Korea Trade-investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA), Jung Sung-hwa, visited the Chinese city's Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office Aug 8.
The 2018 Xiamen Taiwan Teenagers Camp took place in the city on the coast of the Chinese mainland on July 14 with the aim of reinforcing the understanding of traditional Chinese culture.
A group of five students from Baltimore, the United States, visited Xiamen from July 25 to 29, to sample some traditional elements of Chinese culture.