The Fifth China-Japan Finance Dialogue was held in Beijing on Saturday after about two years of delay due to sour relations.
Top-deck cabins poked out of the water from a capsized ship after disaster teams righted the vessel to quicken the search for more than 340 victims still missing. LIVE report
Measures are being taken across the country to ensure that students taking the national college entrance exam, or gaokao, have an appropriate environment for the test that determines university placement for 9.42 million students across China.
The Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region's long, porous border and lengthy coastline have resulted in the area becoming one of the major routes for extremists to cross into neighboring countries illegally.
Wang Sheng signed up to give his parents a cruise tour along the Yangtze River after seeing a newspaper advertisement. The 38-year-old Shanghai resident said in an interview with Caixin that he wanted his retired parents "to go out to see the world".