EDM 1 – Issue 300

On our 300th issue, click here for access to our special guide to 300 Chinese proverbs

Plus: Britain rolls out red carpet for Xi Jinping’s visit; Alibaba takes control at Youku; and what beer’s mega merger might mean for China’s brewers

Also: the reaction to China’s trade pact shutout; Korean casinos warned after high jinks in Jeju; and how a homegrown movie missed out on Oscar nomination for being too French