Singapore ranks top in Asia, seventh globally for innovation

 

15 Jun 2017 – “We are encouraged by Singapore’s continued strong performance in the GII amidst the dynamic and competitive innovation landscape around the world. The translation of innovation investments into enterprises that help drive our economy and create jobs is not an easy task. However, in a short span of time, we have improved our ability to do so, as evidenced by our improving scores in innovation efficiency as measured by the GII. IPOS will leverage on our expertise and networks as an innovation agency to help our innovators and businesses grow through IP. With Singapore’s increased emphasis on IP commercialisation, we are confident that more local and foreign enterprises will use Singapore as a place for taking their ideas to regional markets and beyond, in turn creating value for our economy and society.” – Mr Daren Tang, IPOS Chief Executive
 
 
Read the full report at www.globalinnovationindex.org.