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China deepens application use for BeiDou technology to build an integrated industrial ecosystem
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PM Modi launches India’s first private space association
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Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors Building Surveyors Conference 2021
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Ladakh admin to use drones to help measuring inhabitant land under SVAMITVA scheme
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land rights

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

New Zealand Launches Cadastre 2034 Vision

Cadastre 2034 is a comprehensive strategy designed to ensure that in the future New Zealanders will be able to more easily understand where their rights in land actually are, and will be able to visualise those rights...

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

China’s Big Step in Rural Reform: Mapping Farmland

A tiny village in Anhui province was home to a pilot project that for the first time mapped farmers’ land holdings, putting it on the front line of China’s efforts to build a modern agricultural sector that...

Friday, January 13th, 2012

Australian Kick Off Land Access Negotiations On The Right Foot

The Queensland Government has manually developed the Digital Cadastral Data Base for investigating land-related information for the state. Definium Surveyors’ Peter Hickey discusses the importance of improving the accuracy of the digital boundaries for this land access...

Sunday, January 1st, 2012

China to Amend Land Rights for Protection of Farmers

A new amendment to China's Land Management Law is being drafted to better protect farmers' interests in land expropriations, according to a report from the top legislature's environment and resources panel. It is urgent to reform and standardize...

Monday, January 3rd, 2011

ILS Delivers CORS Infrastructure Supporting GIS Mapping in Mongolia

The PRP seeks to increase the security and capitalization of land assets held by lower-income Mongolians. Project activities will improve the formal system for recognizing and transferring land rights, and issue fully marketable private land...