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Israel Aerospace Industries Successfully Doubles Venµs Satellite’s Expected Service Life
Venµs changed altitude in space and will carry out...
South Korea launches KASS satellite to augment GPS
South Korea has successfully launched a precision aviation satellite...
China launches new batch of remote sensing satellites
XICHANG, June 23 (Xinhua) -- China successfully launched three...
Kenya launches nationwide airborne geophysical survey
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta Tuesday launched the final report...
South Korea successfully launches home-grown Nuri space rocket
South Korea’s domestically built Nuri rocket successfully placed a...
Isro PSLV-C53 launch announced for June 30
The mission faced multiple initial delays, but was eventually...
Strong progress being made on the UK’s Geospatial Strategy
Annual plan published shows the Geospatial Commission’s progress on...
Israel Deploys Medicine Data-Map Skills to Avert Food Crisis
Even before the first wave of Covid-19 swept through...
Bricsys’ local partner, ACA Pacific, selected by Singapore government as Productivity Solutions Grant (PSG) vendor
The partnership will enable Singaporean companies to access the...
MapmyIndia joins hands with ISRO to boost 3D mapping
Homegrown navigation firm MapmyIndia on Friday said it has...

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Friday, February 28th, 2014

China Fights Online Leaks of Classified Maps

China is to crack down on sales or uploads of classified maps on the internet to curb geographic information leaks, Xinhua news agency reports authorities announcing Friday. The campaign will focus on online trade in classified basic...

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Russia to Enforce GLONASS

As of 2014, phones with only GPS will be illegal in Russia, Moskovskiy Komsomolets writes. In order to be imported into the country, mobile devices will have to support GLONASS – satellite navigation system, developed in Russia....

Friday, July 12th, 2013

Mapping Out a Solution to Asean Haze

Singapore will seek several concrete outcomes at an Asean haze meeting in Kuala Lumpur next week, and topping the agenda is an urgent push for Indonesia to provide official and accurate land concession maps. These maps, combined...

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

China Sees Drop in Cases of Illegal Land Use

Falling house prices and strict supervision by authorities contributed to the drop in illegal land use cases in the first quarter of the year, experts said. There were 9,462 illegal land use cases from January to March,...

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

American Fined for Illegal Mapping in Xinjiang

An American citizen was fined for illegal mapping in Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, the Xinjiang Bureau of Surveying and Mapping said on Monday. The American was ordered to halt the illegal mapping and fined 20,000 yuan, and...

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

Google’s South Korean Offices Raided Over Data Collection

The Seoul police raided Google’s office here Tuesday on suspicion that its mobile advertising unit, AdMob, had illegally collected users’ location data without users’ consent, the police said. The raid represents the latest setback to the U.S....

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

Illegal Mapping Hotline Fails to Ignite Interest

A new hotline that people can use to report illegal mapping services has been decidedly cold since its launch on April 21. An official from the State Bureau of Surveying and Mapping, who insisted on anonymity, told...