EDM 1 – Issue 523

Beijing rushes through a major investment deal with Brussels, before Biden gets to the White House

Plus: more political pressure for Alibaba and China’s internet majors; Blue Moon cleans up with liquid soap IPO; and how China’s telecoms trio have been left dangling by NYSE dithering

Also: Chinese cities hit by winter coal crunch; Game of Thrones media boss perishes in poison killing; and why social change is spurring a new trend in “two-sided marriages”