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CHC Navigation’s GNSS receivers reach the Everest Peak
Shanghai, China - May 27, 2020 - CHC Navigation...
Government wants to launch a satellite to help South African students study remotely
As the country’s universities prepare for the move towards...
Mapping the history of Kalapani dispute between India and Nepal
As Nepal unveiled a new map of its territories...
Ordnance Survey to create the Ordnance Survey of Dubai
Ordnance Survey has entered a contract to work with...
Scotland joins the Public Sector Geospatial Agreement
The first collective geospatial agreement for Great Britain allowing...
ISRO facilities to open for startups, private firms; new geospatial policy soon
The government will allow private firms and startups to...
Myanmar To Build Two Earth Observation Satellites With Japanese Assistance
Myanmar is to build and launch a small Earth...
New base map for Maltese islands launched
The Planning Authority has launched a new base map...
Airbus supplies EU with satellite communications
Paris, 12 May 2020 – Airbus has won the...
Britain’s £5 billion rival to EU’s Galileo satellite project faces scrap
Plans for Britain to join the space race with...

space policy

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Japan Drafts New Space Policy that Focuses on Security

apan is eyeing a new space development policy with a greater focus on security, taking into account China’s rapidly growing space capabilities, a draft document of the policy showed Wednesday. In the draft, the government expresses concern that...

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Satellites Key to Australia’s First Space Policy

The use of satellite technology has been ramped up as a national priority, with the launch of Australia's first ever space policy. Assistant Industry and Innovation  Minister Kate Lundy on Tuesday officially released Australia's Satellite Utilisation Policy,...

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

U.S. Wants to Talk Outer Space with China

The United States wants to open a regular dialogue with China on outer space in an effort to create "rules for the road" and reduce the risk of misunderstandings, a U.S. defense official said on Tuesday. China...