Is Singapore number one in innovation? True. Business Week reports Singapore’s emphasis on science education and a highly talented workforce puts it well ahead of the U.S. in a new global ranking of innovation leaders.
Boston Consulting Group, working with the Manufacturing Institute of the Washington-based National Association of Manufacturers, released a survey of 110 countries worldwide looking at the ones with government policies and corporate performance most encouraging to innovation. Singapore is at No. 1 and South Korea at No. 2.