EDM 1 – Issue 453

How will Beijing retaliate as Washington hits Huawei with components ban?

Also: Baidu drops further back on its BAT rivals; Huadian Energy gets into delisting distress; and suspended stock Tianhe Chemicals admits to scamming setback

Plus: Sino-US tensions blamed for Game of Thrones no-show; a profile of Luckin Coffee’s serial entrepreneur Charles Lu; and how football was used to explain the trade row at HSBC’s China Conference