EDM1 – Issue278

A failed rice harvest and a granary scare stir food security fears

Plus: China primed for Pakistan energy deals; Evergrande plans for plastic surgery resort in Hainan swoop; and mixed signals for stock investors, as central bank cuts reserve ratios

Also: Furious 7 gets chequered flag at the Chinese cinema; how karaoke culture may have had its swan song; and China’s World Cup draw doesn’t look daunting – as long as it can beat Hong Kong