EDM1 – Issue 435

Attendance not optional for stars at state-backed movie awards show as government tightens grip and urges ‘patriotism’

Plus: Huawei’s CFO gets bail, but her case complicates the tariff row; Fuzhou court slaps sales ban on older iPhones; and Trump targets Chinese fentanyl in opioid war

Also: Laoganma hot sauce boss says no to IPO; gene row grows as maverick scientist goes missing; and an insider account of the educational race to get ahead for Shanghai’s ‘tiger toddlers’