The Defense Ministry on Thursday refuted Japan's protest over Chinese warships sailing close to the Diaoyu Islands in the East China Sea.
A Chinese man was found dead in Laos, the Chinese Embassy confirmed on Thursday.
A shallow quake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale struck off a tourist resort of Bali Island in central Indonesia on Thursday, but no tsunami alert was issued, an official of the meteorology and geophysics agency said.
China on Wednesday demanded that the United States refrain from flying reconnaissance aircraft over Chinese waters.
The eighth China-US Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) concluded Tuesday with fruitful results.
China told the Philippines on Wednesday, the door is always open to bilateral negotiation on their maritime disputes in the South China Sea.
China on Wednesday again urged the Philippines to stop its arbitral proceedings and return to the right track of settling relevant disputes in the South China Sea through bilateral negotiation with China.
China welcomes US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter's visit this year, according to an outcome list of the annual China-US high-level dialogue.
A 6.5-magnitude quake jolted 127 km west-northwest of Kota Ternate, Indonesia at 0315 Beijing time on Wednesday (1915 GMT Tuesday).
President Xi Jinping said that he expects to exchange views on key issues with his United States counterpart Barack Obama during the G20 summit in September.
Senior Chinese and US officials are eyeing more cooperation on low carbon development after the opening of a high-level meeting on Tuesday.
China and the United States agreed to closely cooperate under the G20 framework to boost the world economy, a senior Chinese official said Tuesday.