EDM 1 – Issue 598

Benchmark gains: how Chinese companies are taking over the Hang Seng Index, with four new constituents added next week 

Also: China stocks hope for a reprieve after breakthrough in US audit row; the yuan dips again against the dollar after the Fed’s warning of more pain ahead; and chemicals queen Fan Hongwei takes the crown as China’s richest woman

Plus: why trucks could overtake taxis in the race for a driverless future; new Chinese-built bullet train line is set to launch in Indonesia next summer; and how China’s Miss World contender ran into trouble over her credentials