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Australian Space Agency funds development of aerospace-grade GNSS receiver
The Australian Space Agency has funded the development of...
Continuity risks for Australian EO data access
A new report details the widespread use of Earth...
China launches new remote sensing satellite
JIUQUAN, April 15 (Xinhua) -- China on Monday launched...
7.4-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Taiwan
A major, 7.4-magnitude earthquake struck the eastern coast of...
Tata Deploys Its Geospatial Satellite In Space on Space X’s Falcon 9 Rocket
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Tata Company launched India's first private commercial satellite...
Taiwan’s Formosat-8 Satellite Set for Launch by 2025
The Taiwan Space Agency has announced progress on the...
Iranian Scientists to Build Satellite Constellation for 2 Simultaneous Missions
The scientists at the knowledge-based company had previously succeeded...
China provides geospatial intel and other military support to Russia, US says
The US has warned its European allies that China...
Japanese lunar lander company ispace raises $53.5 million in stock sale
WASHINGTON — Japanese lunar lander developer has raised $53.5...
Esri and Prince Sultan University Advance GIS Education Through Strategic Partnership
Memorandum of Understanding with Institution Enhances GIS Curriculum and...

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Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Request for Proposals for Supply of Digital Aerial Photography – Archive Satellite Imagery

The objectives of the consultancy are in general to provide appropriate training, technical and project management support. The actual production work has to be done by NBS. The main goal is the empowerment...

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Linkfast Joins Pointools Sales Partner Program in Asia

Linkfast Technology Co., Ltd., a Taiwan-based survey solutions provider of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) data, and a reseller of 3D laser scanning technology, has joined the Pointools Partner Program in Asia. Pointools software is used by project...

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Call – Global Navigation and Satellite System (GNSS)

International Journal of Geoinformatics will publish a special issue on Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) in September 2011. All the experts, academicians, and researchers working in the field of Global Positioning System (GPS), GLONASS, Galileo, QZSS, Beidou,...

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Equinix says Japanese Government Will Prioritize Power for Data Centers

Kei Furuta, managing director of Equinix Japan says the company has arranged for priority deliveries of diesel fuel so that both data centers can continue running through the blackout periods that the local utility Tokyo Electric Power...

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

AAM Plays Lead Role in Australian Disaster Planning

Over the past three months, AAM has played a vital role in responding to natural disaster events in Australia. AAM has worked closely with Governments of Queensland and Victoria, as well as Brisbane CityCouncil in pre and post...

Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

Japan Trends Map

A Japan Trends Map is now available from Esri. The map visualizes a heat map of aggregated reports or reports categorized by property damage, hazards, evacuations, power outages, or...

Sunday, March 13th, 2011

XXV IUGG General Assembly

The 2011 Scientific Program of IUGG includes three categories of symposia and a number of workshops on a wide range of geophysical themes. These include:

Sunday, March 13th, 2011

UNDP Center Opened in Istanbul

Istanbul branch of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) International Center for Private Sector in Development was opened on Friday. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony, Turkish State Minister Cevdet Yilmaz said Istanbul in a sense became a center...

Sunday, March 13th, 2011

Earthquake Prediction: Is GPS Our Best Bet?

The devastation following the 8.9m earthquake in Japan and, closer to home, last month's lethal quake in Christchurch has many asking what science is actually doing to find a way of forewarning of major earthquakes. Read More

Saturday, March 12th, 2011

Viet Nam – $540m ADB Loan for Rapid Transit System

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government yesterday signed a US$540 million loan agreement for the construction of an urban mass rapid transit (MRT) line to reduce traffic congestion in HCM City. "The project promotes a modal...