EDM 1 – Issue 563

Investor call: China Mobile readies for a bumper share sale in Shanghai

Plus: Didi’s difficulties open the road to state-backed ride-hailing rival T3; our Q&A with top economist on the ramifications of China’s explosion in exports and the resulting “huge” trade surplus; and how HSBC’s Navigator survey is highlighting that foreign firms still have high hopes in the Chinese market

Also: Chanel suffers consumer backlash over its luxury Advent calendar; Haidilao hits pause on hotpot growth plan, closing 300 outlets; and China’s online healthcare platforms are bracing for a regulatory barrage