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China builds new dam in Tibet near Indian border
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Abu Dhabi’s Bayanat more than doubles 2022 net profit on revenue boost
Bayanat, a geospatial data products and services provider which listed...
Esri India Inks MoU with TEXMiN – IIT (ISM) Dhanbad
Esri India, the country’s leading Geographic Information System (GIS)...
China forms all-weather remote sensing monitoring system for all waters, islands: top aerospace authorities
China’s space technology was deeply applied in the country’s...
EU and Japan to improve Earth observation data through Copernicus
As part of a recent agreement, Japan will provide...
Indonesia deploys first student satellite through KiboCUBE programme
VIENNA - Indonesia has successfully deployed its first student...
Joshimath Crisis: ISRO Satellite Images, Reports Show How the Entire Town is at the Brink of Collapse
An eerie silence prevails over the small town of...
China’s space-tracking ship Yuanwang-5 returns from mission
BEIJING, Jan. 10 -- China's space-tracking ship Yuanwang-5 returned...
ISRO And MEA To Explore Business Prospects In Africa, Middle East, Latin America & SEA
ISRO, India's space agency, is looking to collaborate not...
Europe’s 1st solar sail mission successfully launched
This is the first time for NanoAvionics that one...

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Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

World Bank Launches Platform for Sustainable Cities

Urban areas will play a critical role in achieving sustainable development and combating climate change. Many cities have already taken bold steps to reduce their environmental footprint, and have often been able to do so much more...

Friday, June 6th, 2014

Triple Summit in Singapore Puts Urban Planning on the Map

With more than 20,000 international participants, a triple summit wrapping up today in Singapore is generating an abundance of ideas on sustainable cities.

Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

Risk Assessment For Major Urban Hazards Useful In City Zoning, Chinese Case Shows

Scientists from China's Nankai University have determined how to quantify the risks associated with major urban hazards, such as industrial explosions, and to apply the risk data to plan safe and sustainable cities. For an entire city,...