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The Philippines Wants Nation’s Bike Lanes on Digital Map App
Recently, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) has requested a search...
Thai Navy signs deal to purchase Elbit Systems’ Hermes 900 UAS
The Royal Thai Navy (RTN) has signed a contract...
China Launches 16 New Satellites Into Orbit for Commercial Remote Sensing, Atmospheric Imaging: Report
China on Wednesday launched 16 new satellites into space...
Australia and NZ to share SBAS Network
Australia and New Zealand will share a satellite-based augmentation...
2022 China-ASEAN Satellite Application Industry Cooperation Forum Held in Nanning
People’s Daily Online, Nanning, September 18 (Reporter Shen Quanchi)...
India marks presence on chip-making map with Vedanta-Foxconn deal
India marks presence on chip-making map with Vedanta-Foxconn deal....
IBM to introduce remote-sensing AI in Saudi Arabia
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Starbucks Singapore says customer database breached
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Space Foundation and Singapore Space & Technology Limited Sign Partnership Agreement
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.  — Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate...
HERE SDK Navigate now available in Japan
Global businesses and local enterprises in Japan across industries...

urbanisation

Monday, March 17th, 2014

China Plans Investments to Increase Urban Migration

China is planning a major expansion of its transport networks and urban infrastructure as it seeks to increase migration from rural to urban areas, lifting incomes and demand to drive continued economic growth. The 2014-20 urbanization plan...

Sunday, December 22nd, 2013

Urbanisation in Asia Boosts Prospects of Sustainable Growth

The nature of industrialised societies - - is the major driving force behind increasing demand for materials and energy. Cities concentrate and integrate investment and employment opportunities, supporting rapid economic growth and access to electricity, goods, services...

Monday, February 18th, 2013

Mapping the Kumbh Mela

Kumbh Mela, the world's most grandiose religious festival, saw an unusual group of visitors for an unusual purpose this year. A multi-disciplinary team of over 50 faculty members, staff and student researchers from Harvard Universityvisited the event to...

Friday, April 20th, 2012

Singapore Takes the Lead for Global Cities to Find New Integrated Solutions

Singapore is taking the lead in encouraging cities to find new integrated solutions in resolving pressing urbanisation challenges around the world. For the first time, the World Cities Summit, the Singapore International Water Week and the inaugural...

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Nighttime Observations Offer Urban Insight

Recently, the European Space Agency designed and developed, along with with Dutch company Cosine, a motorized tripod called NightPod to take nighttime images of the Earth from the International Space Station. Prior to this device, the speed...

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Urbanisation and Sustainable Mobility in India

Many new trends are shaping the world – resource scarcity, globalisation, technology, demographics and urbanisation. These emerging trends are very visible in India. In an era where India takes 9% GDP growth for granted, assessing how such...