EDM1 – Issue 382

War over Weibo: how an American investment firm is fighting for a shake-up at Sina

Plus: Singapore’s PM visits Beijing in make-up mission; more questions about how HNA is funded; Toys R Us ready to go it alone in the Chinese market in spite of US bankruptcy

Also: Feng Xiaogang fumes as latest film pulled from Golden Week schedule; ‘shared girlfriend’ dolls prove a step too far for the sharing economy; and our columnist on why the Chinese are potty about property