A new online fire monitoring GIS platform that pulls together all relevant information - such as hotspots, wind direction, land shape and features, as well as forestry licenses - was launched last week. It has shown to cut response time by 80%.
For the first time, students taking part in the Singapore ...
The Thai water authority plans to consolidate all location-based data across its departments into a central system within the next five years, the Metropolitan Water Authority has told FutureGov.
The Thai electricity authority will be able to better track its entire operation across Bangkok and two neighbouring provinces by the end of this year thanks to a new location-based management system, its senior official has told FutureGov.
The City of Kitakyushu in Japan has created an information portal that brings together location-based data from across local businesses, citizens and government.
Residents and businesses in Bangkok and two neighbouring provinces will be able to pay their bills via their mobile phones by the end of this year, the Metropolitan Electricity Authority told FutureGov today.
The Singapore government is using a smart 3D mapping tool to run large scale simulations to guide the planning, design and development of its newest commercial area, the Urban Redevelopment Authority told a gathering of 15,000 geospatial professionals yesterday.
Geographic information provides context and a framework to help solve the world’s most serious challenges, Jack Dangermond, President, Esri said this morning at a gathering of over 16,000 government and industry leaders from over 130 countries.
The South Australian government has developed an interactive real-time map with census and social service data to identify gaps where the state needs to deliver more programmes and grants to vulnerable communities.
The Australian government has released an online interactive map of national statistics, including population, birth rate, average income, number of businesses, broken down by each geographical region.
The New South Wales government has launched an online interactive map of all major infrastructure investments and projects across the state that were set out in the latest 2014-15 Budget.
The city of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, plans to publish a 3D map of all risky hill slopes to help prevent landslides. City Hall will also be selling some of this data to property developers to generate revenue.
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 ...