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 summer camp for Chinese US and Italian teenagers began in Xiamen, Fujian province, on July 25.
A Taiwan-funded performing arts agency has been established in Xiamen, Fujian province, the first one of its kind in South China's province, local media reported.
A delegation from the China-Japan Friendship Association in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, headed by Kasei Tomiyama, its chairman, visited the coastal Chinese city of Xiamen from July 17 to 19 with the aim of enhancing the two sides' mutual understanding.
Companies from various sectors in Xiamen are offering internship positions to Taiwan students during the summer vacation, as part of 31 measures to promote cross-Strait economic and cultural exchanges and cooperation that were announced in February this year, local media reported.
Fifty teenagers from Australia with Chinese ethnicity embarked on a 12-day summer camp on Chinese culture in Xiamen, Fujian province on July 10.
The acting consul-general of Nepal in Guangzhou, Dipak Banjade, led a delegation to visit Xiamen, Fujian province on July 6, with the aim of strengthening cooperation with the coastal Chinese city.