EDM1 – Issue 376

Playing peacemaker: Beijing calls for calm as Trump confronts Pyongyang over Guam missile threat

Plus: Wanda’s Wang Jianlin sells more assets: Shandong’s smelters grapple with debt guarantees as Hongqiao receives $1bn lifeline from Citic; and border row with India sees rival troops do battle (by throwing stones)

Also: Meituan reverses course on halal food deliveries after vitriolic online backlash; kidnap claims stir rebellious mood in Hong Kong over new high-speed train to Guangzhou; and how a homegrown ‘Rambo’ has become the most successful Chinese film ever