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Australian spacetech companies partner to deliver the world’s first on-demand satellite imaging platform.
Over the course of several decades, satellite imagery has...
Singapore boosts geospatial property collaboration
The Singapore Land Authority (SLA) has signed memoranda of...
Esri India partners with AGNIi (Invest India) to roll-out ‘GeoInnovation’
Empowering start-ups to build location Intelligence and facilitate wider...
‘ISRO gearing up for multiple space missions in 2022’
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Australian company develops system for real time mapping of wildfires
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Israel awards nearly $6 million in grants to space tech startups
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Modi Govt’s ‘Urban Geospatial Data Stories Challenge’ To Promote Innovation Begins
The Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry said that...
Ethiopian Government to Merge the Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute and Ethiopian Geospatial Information Institute
In November 2021, the Ethiopian House of People’s Representatives...
Iran Slaps Down US ‘Concerns’ Over Space Programme After Satellite Launch
Iran launched a rocket carrying three satellites into space...
Russia and China Ink Cooperative Deal on Respective GNSSs
Russian space agency Roscosmos and the Chinese Satellite Navigation...

minerals

Monday, June 25th, 2012

New Zealand’s Ministry of Economic Development Defends Aerial Surveying

The Ministry of Economic Development is defending aerial surveying for minerals on the South Island's West Coast. The Government intends to conduct further aero-magnetic surveys of the land from Haast through to Karamea. Ministry spokesperson Tracy Dillimore...

Monday, December 5th, 2011

WA ‘mineral mapped’ With Satellites

THE WA ASTER (Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection) map was recently released by the Centre of Excellence for 3D Mineral Mapping (C3DMM) and marks a milestone in mineral exploration putting WA at the forefront of geosciences. Director...

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

India Mines Ministry Plans to Outsource Mapping

The ministry of mines plans to seek outside help to increase the pace of mapping of potential mineral reserves in India to meet a government plan that aims to complete prospecting for natural resources in the five...

Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Infrastructure Development Starts with a Survey and a Map

The level of development that is needed in Asia and Africa provides great opportunities for surveying and mapping firms. Mapping and surveying are often step one in the design and planning for such projects as power and...

Friday, August 12th, 2011

Jharkhand to Assess Ore Reserves with Remote Sensing

 Jharkhand Deputy Chief Minister Hemant Soren Thursday said that ore reserves in the state would be assessed through remote sensing. "We have prepared maps of iron ore mines by remote sensing and we plan to assess the availabilities...

Sunday, May 8th, 2011

Geoscience Australia – Update on Geophysical Data

Geoscience Australia is a prescribed agency within the Resources, Energy and Tourism portfolio, and our Minister is The Hon Martin Ferguson AM MP. Geoscience Australia is a world leader in providing first...

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...

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

New Director for Minerals Down Under Flagship

Following an intensive international search and selection process, CSIRO has appointed one of its own, Jonathan Law, as the new Director of the organisation’s Minerals Down Under National Research Flagship.  Mr Law brings with him a strong...

Sunday, April 3rd, 2011

First Consistent Geological Interpretation Study Covering the East Africa Rift System (EARS) Available

Astrium GEO-Information Services has completed a geological interpretation study of the East Africa Rift System (EARS) and the surrounding area that is increasingly becoming an exploration hotspot for the Oil, Gas and Minerals industry. For the first...