EDM 1 – Issue 449

Taiwan’s Trump? Why Foxconn founder Terry Gou is running for president

Plus: Jack Ma tells staff to toil harder, despite ‘996’ row; Shenzhen joins the third runway race with $1.4 billion airport upgrade; Mercedes swerves into crisis mode over Xi’an dealership row

Also: a bad week for e-commerce tycoon Liu Qiangdong; Jardines targets supermarket sweep with Yonghui; and selfie app Meitu makes cosmetic pivot