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Terra Drone group company KazUAV supports World Bank’s school infrastructure risk assessment initiative in Kyrgyzstan
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Aerometrex Soars Higher with New 3D Models
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thinkWhere Announces 2020 Training Calendar
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India to Put Humanoid Robot in Space by End-2020: ISRO
A humanoid robot will be ISRO’s first ‘astronaut’ in...
South Korea’s Chollian-2B Environmental Satellite To Launch In February 2020
South Korean environmental monitoring and oceanographic satellite Chollian-2B is...
Australian Bushfires: Mapping Population Dynamics
Massive wildfires have burned over 15 million acres of...
CDA, Survey of Pakistan to digitise capital’s land records
ISLAMABAD: To digitise land record system of the federal capital,...
UK Creates Virtual Satellite Data Centre In Fight Against Climate Change
UK Ministers announced on 30 December 2019 backing for...
South Korea’s KAI To Build Three Remote Sensing Satellites By 2025
South Korean news agency Yonhap reported on 31 December...
AMAP selects HERE as global provider of map and traffic data
Beijing – AMAP, China’s leading mapping, navigation and location-based services provider has selected...

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Friday, May 27th, 2011

Melbourne Council Tests New Online Mapping System

The City of Melbourne has invited several small focus groups to test a new municipal mapping system that's currently in development. The new mapping system is designed to display community points of interest like parks and healthcare centres,...

Friday, May 27th, 2011

Google Street View to Take on India

Google launched its "Street View" project in India on Thursday aiming to collect panoramic images of the vast country ranging from its palaces to its slums. The 360-degree photographic mapping service, which is already in operation in...

Friday, May 27th, 2011

Economist Accuses India of Censorship Over Kashmir Map

The Economist magazine has accused India of hostile censorship after being forced by the country's authorities to cover up a map in its latest edition. India says the map, which depicts the disputed area of Kashmir, is...

Friday, May 27th, 2011

A Geo-connected Society Mapped for the Future

From 31 May to 2 June 2011, the Conference of Southern African Surveyors (CONSAS) will be hosting AfricaGEO at the Cape Town International Convention Center (CTICC). The event will facilitate interaction, discussion and collaboration amongst industry professionals,...

Friday, May 27th, 2011

Land Surveyor Sets Out to Be First to Top Everest

Maps can be pretty handy. But for Janek Guantam, they're more than a convenience; they're a way of life. For the past 20 years, he has dedicated his life to studying and working as a land surveyor...

Friday, May 27th, 2011

India Conducts Soil Mapping to Help Farmers

The agriculture department will undertake soil mapping in Sattari and Quepem on a pilot basis for a comprehensive study of the soil conditions. A central government agency had carried out a soil study in the late nineties,...

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

Australia’s Ozri 2011 Geospatial Event Gears Up

The countdown has begun: Ozri, one of the largest geospatial events on the Asia Pacific calendar, will be held at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Victoria, from 12 - 14 October 2011.

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

DubaiSat-2 – Improvement on Predecessor

Emirati engineers have completed the design for DubaiSat-2 at a satellite manufacturing plant in South Korea and are working on a flight model for the launch, which is expected at the end of next year from Russia. The...

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

The Map Reader: Theories of Mapping Practice and Cartographic Representation

From the charts of ancient mariners exploring new found lands to the age of Google Earth, maps are about far more than just navigation. They reflect the latest technologies, culture and the distribution of power and politics...

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

Azerbaijani Addresses Based on EURADIN Standards

The registry will be kept by Real Property Cadastre and technical inventory center of State Committee on Property Issues. The State Committee states that it is necessary to introduce GIS (geographic information system) and coordination system of...