China’s policy support for the domestic semiconductor industry helped usher in more intellectual property applications for integrated circuit design in the first half of this year. Photo: APChina’s policy support for the domestic semiconductor industry helped usher in more intellectual property applications for integrated circuit design in the first half of this year. Photo: AP
China’s policy support for the domestic semiconductor industry helped usher in more intellectual property applications for integrated circuit design in the first half of this year. Photo: AP

China’s patent filings back on track amid Covid-19 disruptions

  • More than 683,000 patent applications were filed in China the past six months, despite a drastic slowdown in February at the height of the coronavirus outbreak
  • Telecommunications giant Huawei was awarded the most number of patents in the first half of this year, followed by smartphone rival Oppo and display maker BOE

Topic |   Intellectual property in China
China’s policy support for the domestic semiconductor industry helped usher in more intellectual property applications for integrated circuit design in the first half of this year. Photo: APChina’s policy support for the domestic semiconductor industry helped usher in more intellectual property applications for integrated circuit design in the first half of this year. Photo: AP
China’s policy support for the domestic semiconductor industry helped usher in more intellectual property applications for integrated circuit design in the first half of this year. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE
Close
We need your support

Advertising helps us continue to provide quality content. Help support us by disabling your adblocker on our site.

How to whitelist us:
  1. 1
    Click on the AdBlock icon at the top right corner of your browser.
    For iOS, go to Settings/Safari/Content Blockers and turn it off.

    For Android, go to your Ad blocker app/Settings and turn it off.
  2. 2
    Click Enabled on this site until the text reads Disabled on this site.
  3. 2
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.
  4. 3
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.