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Saturday, June 11th, 2011

Jordan’s $5 Billion Railway Plan

The planned railway is expected to have a major impact on the region, providing a cargo and ultimately a passenger link from Jordan to Lebanon, Syria, Iran, Turkey and Iraq, as well as Saudi Arabia and other...

Saturday, June 11th, 2011

Morocco, South Korea Sign Water and Environment MoU

The agreement provides for preserving natural resources, enhancing water resources, rehabilitating watercourses, managing water infrastructures, and protecting the environment, said a statement of the Secretariat of State in charge of Water and Environment. The two countries also...

Saturday, June 11th, 2011

China Satellite Application Center Launched

The opening ceremony of SBSM Satellite Surveying and Mapping Application Center was held on December 18, 2009. SBSM Director General Xu Deming unveiled the plate of the center and made a speech at the ceremony. The center’s...

Saturday, June 11th, 2011

VNN Counters Ex-min’s Claims on GIS Taxation

The tussle between the Varanasi Nagar Nigam (VNN) and former minister Shatrudra Prakash over the use of geographic information system (GIS) for calculating and issuing house tax bills seems to be growing fast. The nagar nigam authorities...

Saturday, June 11th, 2011

Asian Conference on Remote Sensing 2011

On behalf of the Asian Association on Remote Sensing (AARS), I would like to welcome you all to the 32nd Asian Conference on Remote Sensing (ACRS) to be held in Taipei from October 3 to 7, 2011....

Saturday, June 11th, 2011

Interactive Timeline Mapping China’s Drought-ridden Provinces

This spring’s extreme weather is the latest in a series of water shortages, exposing the risks that limited freshwater resources pose for the world’s biggest agricultural producer, top energy consumer, and fastest-growing industrial economy. Click through the...

Saturday, June 11th, 2011

To Survive, Tsunami-hit Community May Flee the Sea

The tsunami flattened Koizumi, a district of Kesennuma city, destroying 266 of its 518 households and damaging or flooding 42 more -- affecting 60 percent of the community's households. It also killed about 30 of its estimated 1,800...

Saturday, June 11th, 2011

BAE Systems Suppors Growing Geospatial-Intelligence Community in India

BAE Systems has expanded its Geospatial eXploitation Products™ (GXP) business to support escalating customer requirements for image analysis, data management and geospatial production tools throughout India. Retired Lt. Col. Rajnish Bhatia has joined the BAE Systems India...

Friday, June 10th, 2011

Location-Based Services Worth $10B by 2016

Location-based services are expected to bring in $10 billion in revenue by 2016, according to research firm Strategy Analytics. The biggest chunk, just over 50 percent, will come from location-based search advertising. The firm said the biggest...

Thursday, June 9th, 2011

Fugro Awarded New South Wales Coastal Survey Project

Airborne Lidar Bathymetry specialists, Fugro LADS Corporation, based in Adelaide, Australia have successfully completed acceptance trials of their new Fugro LADS Mk 3 Airborne Lidar Bathymetry (ALB) system and has been awarded a project by the New...