The United States Census Bureau recently launched the pilot trial of their interactive mapping portal called Census Explorer, which allows users to learn relevant information about his or her neighborhood.
The Queensland Government today launched a new online stock route ...
The New York Police Department (NYPD) launched a new interactive crime map that aims to provide citizens and local authorities with comprehensive information on major crimes across the city.
Jack Dangermond, President and Founder of Esri, shares how Web GIS can help governments tackle a departmental issue he aptly calls ‘sectoritis’.
The timing of FutureGov’s recent high-level briefing on land administration systems in Hanoi, could not have been more perfect, as a few days before the event, the Prime Minister had given his approval to establish a National Land Database marking a turning point in Vietnam’s socio-economic transformation.
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Land Information New Zealand launched a new mobile application called ‘MarineMate’ that gives users access to nationwide boating information - including tide times, boat ramp locations and boating bylaws - according to their location.
Recognising the increasing demand for relevant, accurate and updated geospatial information, the Survey Department of Sri Lanka has recently received a Cabinet approval to build the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI).
Three cities - Amsterdam, Barcelona and San Francisco - have agreed to collaborate on a common platform, called Cityzenith 5D Smart City, to use and share their data.
As part of the National Government’s efforts to rebuild the localities hit by Super Typhoon Haiyan, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources is sending a team of licensed geologists to Tacloban in order to identify areas unsafe to build relocation sites.
The Geospatial Information Agency, in close partnership with Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) and Esri Indonesia launched the ITB-Esri Community Centre in order to facilitate the development of the geospatial industry through synergies between the government, academe and the private sector.
Officials from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) handed over a geospatial database to the administration of Soc Trang province, as it joins four other provinces in the Mekong Delta in a climate change adaptation programme.
In a visit to Ngee Ann Secondary School yesterday (22 July), FutureGov found students deeply ...
The Infocomm Development Authority and Ministry of Education of Singapore have initiated plans to introduce ...
Ngee Ann Secondary School’s students are on a bid to “change the world” with ...