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Kadaster (The Netherlands’ Cadastre, Land Registry and Mapping Agency)...
China collects 100PB of Earth observation data
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Hanwha Aerospace claims 30% stake in Satrec Initiative
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Israeli Startup Albo Takes On Carbon Monitoring With AI, Satellite Imaging
Businesses, governments, NGOs, and private sector individuals continue to...
Imran Khan inaugurates E-Bidding, E-Billing, GIS Mapping system under NHA
ISLAMABAD (Dunya News) - Prime Minister Imran Khan formally...
Sheikh Mohammed inaugurates Dewa’s space project
An initiative to build the Dubai Electricity and Water...
Indian Army signs a $20 million contract with ideaForge to procure SWITCH UAV
MUMBAI, India - The Indian Army has signed an...
Egypt’s President Wants Tiba-1 Satellite to Revolutionize Communications and IT Sector in Egypt
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met yesterday with Dr Amr...
ISRO Offers Free Online Course On Remote Sensing, With Certificate: How To Apply
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is inviting undergraduate...

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Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

NZ Government GNSS CORS

The NZGD2000 Government CORS provides the locations of GNSS Continuously Operating Reference Stations operated by GNS Science under the GeoNet project (www.geonet.org.nz). Coordinates are from the LINZ Geodetic Database, in NZGD2000. These are split into several different...

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

Cadastre Customer Service Dept Opens in Oman

Planning and surveying transactions include construction maps and sketches attestation, paper and digital sketches attestation, renewal and issuance of cadastral surveys and all kinds of transactions of social housing. Read More

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

GLONASS Hits 5-Meter Accuracy With Latest Launch

Russia’s GLONASS satellite navigation system has been upgraded to a precision of up to 5 meters after the successful launch of the 24th GLONASS satellite. The GLONASS-M blasted off the Plesetsk spaceport at 00.15 Moscow time on Monday...

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

2011 Base Station Shipments Will Be Up 14%

The world economy may be teetering on the brink of a double-dip recession, but business is booming for wireless infrastructure vendors. According to Jake Saunders, vice president of forecasting, "Base station installations in 2011 will total at...

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

Dubai – 2020 Master Plan Approved

Dubai's Executive Council has approved a 2020 master plan for the emirate, which will demarcate usage of land in the emirate, Emirates 24-7 has reported. "We have to know what we are going to do and what...

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

Azerbaijan-Georgia State Border Stretches Along 480km Area

The delimitation of state borders of Azerbaijan with Russia and Georgia has been launched in accordance with the relevant decrees issued by the President and Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan.  The statement came from Chairman of the State...

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

Comparing India and China

Today’s chart uses a stopwatch to compare India’s progress in development against another pace-setter, China. The chart shows the number of years that have elapsed since China passed the development milestones that India has now reached. Read More

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

SSTL Redefines the Cost of Radar Imaging with NovaSAR-S

Small satellite manufacturer Surrey Satellite Technology Limited (SSTL) has today announced completion of the development phase of its new low-cost Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) satellite system. Called NovaSAR-S, the system offers customers coverage of any spot on...

Monday, October 3rd, 2011

Esri Publishes Book on GIS and Hydraulic Models

Written by water industry professionals, Hydraulic Modeling and GIS specifies the steps necessary to effectively integrate hydraulic models with a GIS. The book offers best practices and explains how to navigate challenges. The well-designed integration...

Monday, October 3rd, 2011

GIS Introduced to Sri Lanka’s University System

The Geographical Information System (GIS) which plays a vital role in many sectors in the world was introduced to the university system under the theme ‘Understanding our world’.  The GIS system was jointly introduced by the Multidisciplinary...