EDM 1 – Issue 600

Week in China regrets to announce that it will publish its final edition in December this year. See Editor’s Note for more on why we are shutting down.

Also this week: Xi meets Putin in Samarkand, but Beijing has been cautious in its response to the crisis in Ukraine; how China’s property developers are under pressure to get building again; Joe Biden tightens the screw on semiconductor sales; and why profits have perished at Perfect Diary