Monday, July 16, 2018
Innovation benchmarks in SE Asia
SEA is showing one of the biggest improvements this year. Singapore sits in 5th place, as one of world's most innovative states. Thailand one of the big movers this year now sits in 44th; with Vietnam in 45th. Malaysia is in 35th place. ASEAN policies, local policy improvement and greater economic dynamism are cited as the reasons. Philippines at 73rd and Indonesia at 85th lag behind.