EDM 1 – Issue 584

How CATL charged ahead as the biggest EV battery maker – could it become the world’s most valuable company?

Also: a giant BYD factory gets the blame after nosebleed health crisis; Novosense and SemiDrive join the new breed of Chinese chip firms; and Porsche struggles to steer clear of a driver backlash in China

Plus: Wang Qishan goes to Seoul for Yoon’s presidential inauguration; CNOOC drills deeper in Brazilian waters; and how better times are still beyond the horizon for China’s struggling airlines