EDM 1 – Issue 228

Yesterday’s yuan? Why it has been a volatile month for the renminbi

Also: auctioneer Poly goes to market but warns about problem payers; diplomatic dangers in China’s response to unrest in the Ukraine; and why “most beautiful businesswoman” has been expelled from top advisory body, the CPPCC.

Plus: why House of Cards is popular with Beijing’s politicians; an anti-Japanese video game proves a huge hit too; and how Xi Jinping got furious at honeypot Hengyang