China’s 2018 Innovation Index exceeds 200 for the first time

According to a press release by the National Bureau of Statistics, China’s Innovation Index in 2018 reached 212.0 (+8.6% on the previous year), exceeding for the first time 200. Specifically: Innovation environment: 225.8 (+10.9% on 2017), particularly led by a significant increase of the number of enterprises enjoying tax deductions or exemptions; and by wider…