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Why India’s New Geospatial Policy is a New Era For Modern Enterprise
India passed a historic decision of liberalizing geospatial data...
China has over 300 satellites in orbit
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ISRO successfully launches Brazil’s Amazonia 1 satellite, along with 18 other passenger satellites
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Agri ministry allowed to use drones for remote sensing data collection
The agriculture ministry has been permitted to use drones for remote sensing data...
J-K Lt Governor inaugurates 607 vocational labs, education portal and GIS portal
Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Friday e-inaugurated 607 vocational...
Global Navigation Satellite Systems winter school to start from Feb 22
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‘New geospatial policy opportunity for Indian industry’
New Delhi (IANS) Experts from a range of domains...
South China Sea: Satellite images show China building ‘full-blown military bases’ on artificial islands
Worrying new satellite imagery suggests China is building “full-blown...
infiniDome Delivers GPS Monitoring and Protection Solution to Israel Railways
CAESAREA, Israel - infiniDome Ltd., The GPS Security Company,...
India liberalises restrictions on geospatial data for map-making
Announcing a sweeping change in India's mapping policy, the...

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Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Taiwan Launches Earth Science Database in the Cloud

Taiwan's National Center for High-Performance Computing has recently launched the Earth Science Observation Knowledgebase (ESOK). This database contains 10.44 million records on such things as tectonic data, atmospheric data, ocean data, hydrology and earth observation imagery. The...

Friday, August 1st, 2014

Open Access to Geoscience Australia’s Data

Geoscience Australia is a leader in the provision of open spatial data, enabling clients to discover and use these data for a broad range of scientific, government, industry and community purposes.

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Airborne? Spaceborne? It’s Melbourne!

With the 2013 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium less than two months away (July 21-26), now is the time to register. This year’s global summit will showcase world leading research with over 1,800 papers and...

Friday, March 16th, 2012

Geoscience Australia’s Education Centre Sets a New Record

Geoscience Australia’s Education Centre continues to break visitation records, with 8200 student visits in 2011, exceeding the previous record set in 2009. The Education Centre has seen significant growth in student visitor numbers from across Australia since it opened in...

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

spatial@gov – Positioning Australia

Hannover Fairs Australia and the Office of Spatial Policy will stage the third spatial@gov® Conference and Exhibition in Canberra from 15 to 17 November 2011. The Conference will explore the increasingly important influence that Geospatial information...

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

OSP (née OSDM) is Moving

The Office of Spatial Policy will be relocating offices on 7 September 2011. This follows on from the administrative change which came into effect on 1 July 2011 whereby the function of the Office of Spatial Data Management...

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

Mass Wasting Triggered by the 2008 Wenchuan Earthquake

Large shallow earthquakes also trigger widespread, coseismic landslides that cause significant but spatially heterogeneous erosion. Research using high-resolution satellite imagery examine the potential changes in orogen volume using landslide area. According to the research, the Wenchuan earthquake...

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

Changes in Fugro’s Top Management

The Supervisory Board of Fugro N.V. announces that effective 2012 Fugro will be managed in accordance with a board-of-management model. The increased size of the company makes a more collective decision-making process and more delegation of operational tasks...

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

Australian Formations Revealed in Seismic Survey

A deep seismic survey undertaken as part of the Australian Government's Energy Security Initiative has revealed major new geological structures in the Northern Territory which will have...

Monday, December 27th, 2010

Geopark in Sarawak

“The proposed sites are the Sarawak River Delta covering the river from Bau to Santubong in Sarawak, and Mount Kinabalu in Sabah,” said Minerals and Geoscience director-general Datuk Yunus Abdul Razak. It was pivotal for these sites...