BEYOND "ONE BELT, ONE ROAD": INNOVATION OPPORTUNITIES IN ASEAN AND CHINA
According to the World Economic Forum, “the 10-country Association of Southeast Asian Nations forms the world’s third largest labour force, its fifth largest manufacturing economy in value-added terms and its seventh largest market”. The changing innovation landscape of ASEAN has seen new technologies invented, invested, supported, and adopted. How can ASEAN innovations and China’s “One Belt, One Road” initiative create new dynamics for ASEAN and China? What are some of the trends in innovation that have the greatest potential in ASEAN?