EDM 1 – Issue 593

Tianqi lists in Hong Kong as race for lithium battery dominance picks up pace

Also: angry savers clash with police in Henan bank battle; Tencent-backed fast-charging battery firm joins the unicorn herd; and China’s Belt and Road loans are in the headlines again amid Sri Lanka’s financial crisis

Plus: how China’s netizens reacted to Shinzo Abe’s death; KFC is trying a new tack with a tea shop in Suzhou; and why Chicecream consumers were unimpressed with a non-melting ice cream