EDM 1 – Issue 281

Xi Jinping arrives in Russia with lots of goodies, but also the upper hand

Plus: Daimler, hit by fine in Jiangsu province, seeks to catch Audi and BMW; Siemens speculation sends chills through foreign medical firms; and how brewers are reacting to a fall in China beer sales

Also: French city Nice turned blue by gigantic China tour group; 2,000 Chinese investors indulge in ‘Buffett tourism’ in Nebraska; and Chinese designs paid tribute at New York Met extravaganza