EDM1 – Issue 165

As island dispute worsens, Sino-Japanese relations enter dangerous territory

Plus: Haier hooks Kiwi appliance brand; Alibaba in financial services push; and why China’s luxury market is getting less bling

Also: auto expert explains why China hasn’t produced a global car brand; a muted response to Apple’s new iPhone; and who is to blame for nation’s 8-0 football thrashing by Brazil?