EDM1 – Issue 469

Launch event: Beijing bolsters birthday celebrations with a brand new airport in Daxing

Also: Hot IPO from the handset maker that dominates African market; what the local and foreign media said about the National Day festivities; and no fun for Fosun as Thomas Cook collapses

Plus: is China’s supply chain really at risk from the trade war; how a new style of maths teaching is a fail with education bosses; and a debut for delivery drivers at this week’s parade