EDM 1 – Issue 505

Taking on Tesla: how China’s top carmakers are shaping up for the EV struggle in what is being termed as the “3+3+3+3” battle

Plus: China slaps Lockheed Martin with sanctions after missile deal; troubled Tomorrow lashes out as state takeover looms; livestreaming expert tells WiC how global brands can do better in Chinese e-commerce  

Also: Jack Ma sells more Alibaba shares as Ant heads for IPO; another difficult week for Bytedance’s TikTok; and China’s cinemas are reopening, but conditions are difficult