China's first Type 056 stealth frigate was delivered to the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy (PLA Navy) in Shanghai on Monday afternoon.
The Chinese army has vowed to strictly regulate its expenditure, echoing a sweeping campaign against waste, corruption and extravagance.
China's ministry spokesman on Wednesday denounces the US cybersecurity firm Mandiant's report as groundless both in facts and legal basis.
The 14th Chinese naval squad heading for Somali waters will take part in a multi-national exercise in Pakistan in March, military sources said Sunday.
The 14th naval squad, sent by the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy, left Saturday from China to the Gulf of Aden and Somali waters for escort missions.
A flotilla of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy has completed the year's first open-sea training exercise in the West Pacific Ocean and returned to the port city of Qingdao on Friday.
A senior Chinese military official has called on military officers to adopt "real combat criteria" in military training so as to meet future wartime needs in the information age.
Chinese leader Xi Jinping visited troops stationed in the northwest ahead of the Spring Festival, extending greetings and stressing frugality in the army.
A Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy fleet has entered the country's territorial waters in the South China Sea for patrol and training missions, military sources revealed Friday.
Chinese leader Xi Jinping on Tuesday stressed the stability of the armed police and its absolute loyalty to the Communist Party of China (CPC).