EDM 1 – Issue 560

The R&D race: why Lenovo lost out on a STAR Market listing 

Also: CATL and Zijin look to Argentina for lithium deals to power car batteries; Walmart opens world’s biggest Sam’s Club store yet in Shanghai; and LinkedIn’s exit closes the chapter on US social media brands in China 

Plus: why the Shenzhou-13 launch has taken China’s space programme to the next level; Rolls-Royce soon regrets using Chinese social media influencers for its Cullinan SUV ads; and a veteran stock picker talks to WiC about 30 years of travelling to China and his new book