China Focus: Precise control measures barely impact economy as COVID-19 rebounds


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FUZHOU, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- As the Chinese people are about to mark a national holiday for the Mid-Autumn Festival, local authorities in the eastern province of Fujian are battling an outbreak of the Delta variant to stop its spread. The Chinese mainland Friday reported 31 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, all in Fujian, bringing such cases in the province to 292 in total since Sept. 10. Mass testing, robust contact-tracing measures, and temporary suspension of indoor public venues have since been carried out in cities affected by the latest outbreak. Cultural and tourism venues, including public libraries, museums, galleries,...