EDM1 – Issue 271

Qualcomm accepts antitrust fine, as NDRC targets foreign chipmakers

Also: Land Rover launches from new Changshu plant; more football investment as Wanda eyes World Cup bid; and Hongkongers harp on at mainland shoppers

Plus: why a top film director is vexed by ‘variety show’ formats; how foreign brands are wooing Spring Festival shoppers; and goat, sheep or ram – which is it in the Chinese zodiac?

WiC wishes all its readers a Happy New Year. Gong Xi Fa Cai!