1- Administers foreign consular institutions in Xiamen, coordinates the application of foreign governments’ planning to set up consular institutions and affairs offices in Xiamen.
2- Contacts, negotiates and deals with relevant consular affairs, manages and guides the city’s exchanges and other activities;
3- Coordinates and handles foreign-related criminal, civil and maritime cases in Xiamen;
4- Oversees the management of Chinese employees hired by foreign consulates in Xiamen;
5- Coordinates the development, construction and operation of Xiamen consulate area.
A delegation from Sasebo, Japan visited Xiamen, Fujian province from Jan 15 to 18 to explore the operation of cultural institutions in the city.
A delegation from Malaysia headed by Yeoh Soon Hin, executive councillor of Penang State, visited Xiamen, Fujian province from Jan 5 to 8.