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China, Russia to Sign Agreement to Boost Space Cooperation

Beijing, Aug 28 (IANS): China and Russia are set to sign a milestone agreement on joint space exploration from 2018 to 2022, the media reported on Monday. The deal is expected

GIS Data

China Adopts Revised Surveying and Mapping Law – Protecting National Security & Raising Public Awareness

China – April 28, 2017 – China’s top legislature Thursday passed a revised surveying and mapping law, protecting geographic information security and raising public awareness of national territory. The legislation


China Unveils Results of First National Geoinformation Survey

China boasts a total of 7.56 million square kilometers of vegetation cover, while buildings cover 153,000 square kilometers of land, the State Council Information Office unveiled at a news briefing


AIOFM’s Rapid Online Monitoring LiDAR System Steps into Its Industrialization

With support from special project of national major scientific apparatus “R&D and Application of LIDAR System for Spatial-Temporal Detection of Atmospheric Fine Particle and Ozone”, Anhui Institute of Optics and

Remote Sensing

China Launches SuperView-1 Duo High-resolution Remote Sensing Satellites

December 28, 2016 – China today successfully launched a pair of high-resolution remote sensing satellites to get commercial images. The satellites were launched today from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Centre in


China Made Venezuela and Pakistan Remote Sensing Satellite Launch in 2018

According to recent news by the Business Recorder, China Great Wall Industry Corp, the nation’s only authorized firm for international space collaboration, will launch Venezuela’s second remote sensing satellite next

Remote Sensing

China Developing Water Cycle Observation Satellite to Monitor Hydrological Events

According to recent news by PTI, China will launch its first geoscientific satellite by 2020 for forecasting hydrological events, including floods and droughts. China announced its plans for the Water


China Estimates Decline in Summer Crop Yield

According to recent news by The Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth (RADI) under the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), China’s summer crop yield is set to drop for


NGCC and Esri Provide Access to Authoritative Chinese Cartographic Maps and Imagery

Redlands, California—The world’s leading mapping platform company, Esri, and the National Geomatics Center of China (NGCC) held a signing ceremony in Beijing, China with respect to providing access to NGCC’s


Gaofen-4 – China’s First High Orbit Remote Sensing Satellite Put Into Use

PTI- China’s first high orbit remote sensing satellite, Gaofen-4, said to be the world’s most sophisticated, became operational after six months in-orbit testing, it was announced today. Gaofen-4 is China’s