EDM1 – Issue265

More trouble for Google as Gmail hit by China blockage

Plus: Uber partners with Baidu in taxi app challenge; tech duo joins Ping An in ‘three Ma’ tie-up; and Ling Jihua is confirmed as the latest big fish in the anti-corruption net

Also: Shenzhen property firm shakes bond markets; regulators fetter Fan Bingbing’s TV feast of flesh; and the Xi’an college that is being chastised for campaigning against Christmas