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Earth Observation Data Could Represent A Billion-Dollar Opportunity For Africa
Earth observation data provides a billion-dollar opportunity for...
Hanwha Aerospace claims 30% stake in Satrec Initiative
SAN FRANCISCO – Hanwha Aerospace, South Korea’s largest defense...
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...
PwC selected as consultant for Bangabandhu-2 satellite
The government has selected PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) as the consultant...
Transerve to provide location intelligence platform for DIRI’s India Pulse
* This partnership will further aid ISB’s recent pact...

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Friday, May 15th, 2015

Kozhikode, India Takes on Mapping to Improve Planning

Kozhikode, a city on the Malabar Coast in India's Kerala state, is undertaking a comprehensive mapping effort. The data will be added to a geographic information system (GIS) that will include roads, government offices,...

Friday, April 17th, 2015

Registrations now open for Bentley’s Year in Infrastructure 2015 Conference in London, Nov. 3-5

Sydney, Australia, April 16, 2015 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that registration is now open for The Year in Infrastructure 2015 Conference, being held Nov. 3-5 at...

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

Improving Access to Geoscience Australia’s Spatial Data

Geoscience Australia's ability to provide data in useable formats for stakeholders and the public is key to maximising the uptake and use of our data. Speaking at the Surveying and Spatial Sciences Institute ACT...

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

China’s BeiDou Navigation System Begins Commercial Services to Asia

China's BeiDou Satellite Navigation System (BDS) began offering open commercial services to the Asia-Pacific region this week. Services include positioning, navigation, time and text messaging to users throughout the region. The new system will eventually compete with...

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

Microsoft Continues Investment in Eye on Earth Network

The Eye on Earth (EOE) network has garnered a great deal of praise for providing European environmental data openly and transparently, including widespread kudos for a new platform that was launched at the Rio+20 meeting this year....

Monday, December 27th, 2010

Sibal for Rational Policy for Geospatial Data Sharing

Pitching for a rational policy for sharing geospatial data, Science and Technology Minister Kapil Sibal on Thursday asked all government departments to put such information in the public domain to empower the people. Mr. Sibal voiced concern...

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

GIS Becomes Open and Everywhere at the Esri/UC

The concept of GIS as open and everywhere was highlighted at the Esri International User Conference in San Diego last week. The idea that we'll access GIS just like we now...

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010

Blazing Internet Speeds and Open Data Make Singapore a Testbed for the Future

The government of Singapore has invested more than $700 million on broadband Internet infrastructure to provide blazing-fast speeds of 1,000 megabits per second by 2012. It has also laid out an e-government masterplan...