1- Coordinates and handles Xiamen-related emergency situations in foreign countries, provides consular protections for legal persons within Xiamen’s jurisdiction in foreign countries;
2- Manages Xiamen’s activities conducted by overseas non-governmental organizations;
3- Provides assistances in foreign-related affairs, such as anti-terrorism and fighting against cults;
4- Coordinates major foreign-related events in Xiamen, examines and reports to higher departments the international conferences held by organizations in Xiamen;
5- Coordinates and guides relevant departments in management of foreign experts;
6- Assists the handling of foreign-related cases in Xiamen, coordinates and manages foreigners in Xiamen.
Xiamen recently donated 105 books to its sister city in the Philippines, Cebu, to celebrate Cebu-Xiamen Friends Day which falls on Oct 26.
Elod Tasnady, consulate general of Hungary in Shanghai, visited Xiamen, Fujian province from Sept 25 to 26 to seek business cooperation with the Chinese city.