China’s latest Covid-19 outbreak continues to taper off

China reported single-figure local Covid-19 infections for the fourth straight day on Friday, suggesting the country has largely got the latest outbreak fuelled by the highly infectious Delta variant under control.On Friday, the National Health Commission reported four local infections – two in Jiangsu and two in Yunnan provinces – bringing the tally of local infections in the past month to 1,262. On the same day, 29 imported cases were also reported.China’s “zero tolerance” strategy requires…