Asian Surveying & Mapping
Breaking News
High-resolution spatial maps to assess climate-related shocks
Insurance companies and governments worldwide are increasingly using spatial...
Aurecon strengthens digital offering in Greater China to help clients future-proof their infrastructure
Hong Kong – As businesses across Asia continue to...
Synspective and GCRS Announce Partnership for SAR Satellite-Based Risk Analysis Solutions in South Asia
Geo Climate Risk  Solutions Pvt. Ltd. (GCRS), a solution...
Teledyne Optech Galaxy T2000 mobilized for earthquake recovery and reconstruction effort in China
Vaughan, Ontario, CANADA – Teledyne Geospatial announced that the State...
Presagis Teams with Kambill Systems to Provide Artificial Intelligence-Based Geospatial Services in Asia Pacific
First two Contracts Awarded by Indian National Survey Agency/State...
Synspective and GCRS Announce Partnership for SAR Satellite-Based Risk Analysis Solutions in South Asia
2022 November 15, Tokyo – Geo Climate Risk Solutions...
Fugro opens state-of-the-art space control centre SpAARC in Perth
Fugro has officially opened the Australian Space Automation, Artificial...
Chinese scientists create new detailed map of moon rocks
BEIJING - Chinese scientists have created a high-resolution map...
Russia and Iran expand space cooperation
Russia and Iran are gradually expanding their cooperation in...
Korea bolsters spatial data cooperation with Tanzania, Ethiopia
The government will help Tanzania and Ethiopia with effective...

philippines

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Floods in the Philippines are a Man-made Disaster, Says Urban Planner

Deadly floods that have swamped nearly all of the Philippine capital are less a natural disaster and more the result of poor planning, lax enforcement and political self-interest, experts say. Damaged watersheds, massive squatter colonies living in...

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

Crowdsourcing Crisis Response Following Philippine Floods

Widespread and heavy rains resulting from Typhoon Haikui have flooded the Philippine capital Manila. Over 800,000 have been affected by the flooding and some 250,000 have been relocated to evacuation centers. Given the gravity of the situation, “some resourceful Filipinos...

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

Nationwide Land-use Plan Can Prevent Floods in Central Luzon

Deputy Speaker and Quezon Rep. Lorenzo “Erin” Tañada has stressed the need for a nationwide land-use plan to solve perennial flooding in the country, including in at least six provinces in Central Luzon. Tañada of the administration’s...

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Iligan City Conduct a Workshop on Disaster Reduction and Land Use

The city government conducted a three-day workshop on mainstreaming disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA) to comprehensive land use plan (CLUP) in the development of Iligan city from July 4 to 6. The discussion...

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Philippines Plans Record Infrastructure Budget for 2013

The Philippines plans to spend a record 404.6 billion pesos ($9.6 billion) on infrastructure next year as it aims to push its growth rate to 8 percent in subsequent years, Budget Secretary Florencio Abad said on Monday....

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Land Use Planning Touted as a Tool to Avert Disasters

In the news lately was the sad fact that several local government units (LGU’s) in the Cordilleras of the Philippines are still without Comprehensive Land Use Plans (CLUP). The story pointed out that the plan is important...

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

PCI’s Professional Production Team Maps the Philippines at 0.5m Resolution Using GeoEye Imagery

PCI Geomatics, a world-leading developer of geoimaging software and systems, announced today that it will be providing advanced image processing services to Geo-Surveys and Mapping Inc. (GSMI) to produce a high-quality 0.5 meter pansharpened, color-balanced mosaic of...

Sunday, June 17th, 2012

La Trinidad Police to Use GIS Soon

The La Trinidad Municipal Police Station is a recipient of a computerized system called Geographical Information System (GIS) to boost crime analysis towards better crime solution and prevention. The GIS is a system designed to capture, store,...

Monday, June 11th, 2012

Tsunami Sensors Installed in Lingayen Gulf

Pangasinan coastal residents may now be alerted in case a tsunami is generated by a strong earthquake in the West Philippine Sea. Julius Galdiano, acting head of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) seismic station...

Friday, June 8th, 2012

Philippine DOE Seeks Help in Mapping New Energy Sources

The Department of Energy (DoE) plans to seek the help of multilateral agencies like the Asian Development Bank and US Agency for International Development in identifying potential sources of renewable energy. On the sidelines of the 7th...

Page 10 of 17 1 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 17