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China launches first bipolar GNSS-R ocean survey payload
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Ethiopian Space Technology and Geospatial Institute Gets new Director
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Cheng Zhang 2D launches from Taiyuan with Jilin-1 satellites
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New Cabinet Office project will expand the use of SAR satellites
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Russia and China are working on a space cooperation program for 2023-2028
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China launches remote sensing on crops to forecast production and ensure food safety
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Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Philippines Bets on Better Infrastructure

The Philippine government is betting on increased infrastructure spending to sustain economic growth, which slipped below expectations in the first quarter after a string of natural disasters late last year hobbled domestic output. The Department of Budget...

Sunday, April 20th, 2014

New Surveillance Spending Likely on Heels of MH370 Disappearance

The big question on the minds of industry executives and others attending the Defense Services Asia (DSA) exhibition in the Malaysian capital last week was what effect would the crash of flight MH370 have on defense spending...

Friday, December 20th, 2013

Philippines Sets April Tender for $2.3 Billion Infrastructure Deals

The Philippines will put two infrastructure projects worth 100.3 billion pesos ($2.3 billion) up for tender in April and will push through about a dozen other projects before President Benigno Aquino steps down in three years' time,...

Monday, December 31st, 2012

Indonesia’s Slow Infrastructure Growth Still an Impediment, Legislator Says

A senior legislator has called on the government to significantly increase its transportation infrastructure spending to address the business community’s long-running logistical and distribution woes. Marwan Jafar, the head of the National Awakening Party (PKB) at the House...

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

Indonesia Looks East in Infrastructure Catch-Up

Indonesia’s government will emphasize building infrastructure projects on its eastern islands in 2013 as it seeks to spread development across the archipelagic nation to boost economic growth .Indonesia must shift the share of total spending from subsidies...

Monday, September 17th, 2012

Indian Government Spends to Change Government through Technology

Sam Pitroda, adviser to the Prime Minister on Public Information and Infrastructure, today said the Centre was spending Rs 1 lakh crore to bring in a "second-generation revolution" in governance. "In the same way we are running a National...

Friday, August 17th, 2012

Indonesia Spending Plan Stokes Southeast Asian Growth

Indonesia plans to increase government capital spending by 15 percent next year as President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono pledges to boost infrastructure that he says is needed to ensure sustainable growth. Capital spending will rise to 193.8 trillion...

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

China Plans No Large Stimulus Steps to Counter Slowdown

China has no plan to introduce stimulus measures to support growth on the scale unleashed during the depths of the global credit crisis in 2008, according to the nation's state-run Xinhua News Agency. China stocks fell as...

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

Payday Approaches for Japan Infrastructure Giants

A payday lies ahead for Japan Inc., but the nation's big builders of infrastructure have to be careful how they cash in. Global infrastructure spending could rise by 20% to $2.1 trillion annually in the next 10...