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China Confirms Reception of Data from Gaofen-5 Satellite
The Chinese Academy of Sciences confirmed that one of...
India’s ISRO To Take On SpaceX With Its Own Smart and Reusable Rockets
India’s premier space agency Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)...
Satellite Data Archives Reveal Unrecorded Himalayan Floods
Almost 30 years’ worth of Landsat observations created a...
Supreme Court Directs Delhi Government To Buy Remote-Sensing Machines To Detect Pollution
The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Delhi government...
Australian Government Announces Space Budget for Agency, PNT, and Earth Observation
The Australian government has announced inaugural seed funding of...
China Launches New Earth Observation Satellite for Environmental Monitoring
China on Wednesday launched Gaofen-5, a hyperspectral imaging satellite,...
Indian Geospatial Economy Value at INR 20,629 cr or $3.07 Billion
The Indian geospatial economy value is INR 20,629 crore...
North Korea’s Last Nuclear Test Changed The Height of an Entire Mountain
An underground test of what was claimed by North...
NASA Completes Survey Flights to Map Arctic Ice
Operation IceBridge, NASA's longest-running airborne mission to monitor polar...
Indian Railways to Begin Land Surveying on the Worlds Highest Rail Line
The Indian railway has set a target of completing...

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Tuesday, May 9th, 2017

China’s Mapping Law Up for Revision

CHINA’S lawmakers are considering revising the surveying and mapping law to protect geographic information security and raise public awareness of national territory. Read More at Shanghai Daily

Thursday, December 8th, 2011

Custom Topographic Vector Data Extraction

GIS data is being implemented in hundreds of ways by dozens of industries. Having the necessary data inputs is fundamental to performing tasks successfully and accurately. As most GIS users can attest to, obtaining geographic data in foreign...

Monday, November 21st, 2011

Tangedco to Develop GIS-based Details of Consumers

Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (TANGEDCO) is collecting details of each electricity service connection in the city to develop Geographic Information System (GIS)-based consumer indexing.

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

Geomate.jr Expands GPS Geocaching Opportunities for Schools

Apisphere, Inc., the company behind Geomate.jr , an easy to use GPS-based geocaching device, has teamed with SDG Creations, Ltd. to offer a GPS and geocaching-based curriculum written by a teacher for teachers called Educaching (

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

Azerbaijani – Attend CIS Council on Geodesy, Cartography, Cadastre and Earth Remote Sensing

Representatives of Azerbaijan`s State Committee of Land and Cartography participated in the 32nd session of the CIS Council on Geodesy, Cartography, Cadastre and Earth Remote Sensing in Sochi, Russia. The session saw debates on establishment of relations with...

Friday, November 4th, 2011

Infotech Enterprises Buys Balance 26% In Infotech Geospatial

General Atlantic-backed Infotech Enterprises has acquired the 26 per cent stake it didn’t own in its subsidiary Infotech Geospatial (India) Limited (IGIL), for undisclosed sum, the company disclosed in a statement to Bombay Stock Exchange today. Infotech Enterprises...

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

Pakistan Training Workshop on GIS Concludes

A five-day training workshop aimed at capacity building and creating awareness among the govt and civil society organisations regarding modern geographic information system (GIS) technologies concluded here on Friday. The workshop was organised by International Union for...

Friday, September 9th, 2011

International Geospatial Society (IGS) Free Memberships

At its recent meeting, the GSDI Board of Directors passed a motion that allows individuals in low and very low income nations to join the International Geospatial Society (IGS) by providing specific information of value to the...

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Construction of Digital Cities Class – Chengdu Wenjiang

In accordance with the unified arrangements of the CPC Central Committee Organization Department, the State Bureau of Surveying and Mapping Geographic Information hosts digital city construction special class 2 to 7 September in Chengdu, Sichuan Wenjiang held. State...

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

China Completes 1:50,000 National Map Database

China announced on Thursday that its mapping scientists have finished a 1:50,000-scale map database for comprehensive geographic information. The database will provide essential geographic reference to China's economic and social development, said an official with National Administration of...

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