Illustration: Brian Wang Illustration: Brian Wang
Illustration: Brian Wang

China on a mission to turn ‘junk’ patents into treasure

  • As part of its drive to achieve technological self-sufficiency, Beijing is overhauling its system of reward for patent filing
  • Chinese universities file many more patents than their US counterparts but only a fraction are converted into commercial applications

Topic |   Intellectual property in China
Illustration: Brian Wang Illustration: Brian Wang
Illustration: Brian Wang
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