THE STRAIT NEWS | Counterfeit capital Shenzhen morphs into innovation hub

SHENZHEN – Mr Zhao Wanqiu walks through the maze of stalls piled high with electronic components at one of Shenzhen’s Huaqiangbei electronic markets, wearing a look of expectation. The 24-year-old, who has been building machines, such as small motor-powered boats and cars, since he was in primary school, is looking for a small…