China reported 23 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in the mainland for June 17, up from 19 infections a day earlier, the country's health authority said on Friday.
Of the new cases, one was a local infection in southern Guangdong province, while the rest were imported cases, the National Health Commission said.
The number of new asymptomatic infections slightly rose to 25 from 24 a day earlier.
China does not classify them as confirmed cases.
The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in mainland China stood at 91,534 by the end of June 17, with the death toll unchanged at 4,636.