EDM 1 – Issue 270

Sun or shade: Li Hejun, China’s richest man, in the spotlight after share price surge

Also: China’s chipmakers to turn up the heat with M&A deals; how the Manchurian rustbelt is struggling to reinvent itself; and why Renault’s car dealers have been demanding a better deal

Plus: Zhang Ziyi delighted to get marriage proposal from a drone; netizens cry foul in VPN crackdown; and what to expect in the Year of the Goat