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NEA AND SLA SIGN MOU TO SHARE GLOBAL NAVIGATION SATELLITE SYSTEM (GNSS)-DERIVED MOISTURE DATA FOR WEATHER MONITORING APPLICATION
Singapore – The National Environment Agency (NEA) and the Singapore...
UAE to develop SAR satellite constellation for remote sensing
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China launches new group of remote sensing satellites
XICHANG - China successfully launched a new group of...
Google Maps finally launches Street View in India, everything we know so far
15 years after it first launched, Google Maps finally...
GeoSLAM tech deployed on large-scale urbanisation project
GeoSLAM’s handheld LiDAR technology has been utilised to document...
ISRO Chief Reports Centre’s Intentions To Open Public-private Partnership To Strengthen Space Industry
ISRO chief S Somanath has said that the government...
China Launches A Global Naming Search For Its Newest Solar Observatory; Will Orbit Earth Every 90 Minutes
The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has launched a...
SpaceX launches 46 satellites into low-Earth orbit
SpaceX launched the most recent set of 46 Starlink...
Isro launches GISAT-1 satellite, says mission could not be ‘fully’ accomplished
The satellite was launched on a geosynchronous satellite launch...
Franco-Japanese Space Cooperation Focused on Exploration, Earth Observation and Next-gen Launchers
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Saturday, October 26th, 2013

Chris Ogier Selected to Fill Vacancy on MAPPS Board of Directors

MAPPS, the national association of private sector geospatial firms, has announced the selection of Chris Ogier of Woolpert, Inc. (Dayton, OH) to the position of director on the MAPPS Board of Directors. Mr. Ogier was elected unanimously...

Friday, June 8th, 2012

Opinion: Private Sector Needs Bigger Role in Korean Space Program

Korea's plans to launch an indigenous satellite this year have come to naught. The Korea Aerospace Research Institute originally planned to launch the Arirang-5 satellite in August last year aboard a Russian rocket under a W19 billion...

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Qatar Rail Firm Woos Private Investors

Qatar Railways Company (QRail) is co-ordinating with the Qatar Development Bank and global consultancy firms to identify investment opportunities for the private sector in the country’s railway project. “We expect the results of the study to be ready...

Thursday, December 15th, 2011

Indonesia Takes Aim At Infrastructure

Indonesia is taking aim at infrastructure development. The country recognizes the serious shortage of infrastructure within it's borders and understands that services, including basic protection, transport and marine operations all depend upon fully functioning infrastructure.  The government...

Friday, March 25th, 2011

Indonesia Wants National Parks to be Profit Centers

The government is preparing a policy to hand the management of national parks to private sectors, expecting it to halt forest loss while helping to create forests as “profit centers”. Forestry Minister Zulkifli Hasan said that national...

Friday, January 28th, 2011

India Targets $1 Trillion Infrastructure Investment

India will double its investments in infrastructure to $1 trillion during the 11th Five Year Plan that begins 2012, with half of that expected from the private sector, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia has said....