Parliament opens access to geospatial data for Ukrainians

The Verkhovna Rada adopted the Law of Ukraine “On National Geospatial Data Infrastructure” (bill No. 2370) which established free access to relevant information for citizens and economic entities. The decision was supported by 302 MPs, an Ukrinform correspondent reports. The law establishes the legal foundations for the creation, operation and development of national geospatial data […]

Why geospatial helps Singapore be a great place to live

Boon-Khai Tan* Today this data is all around us, incorporating where we are, what we do and who we meet. Location data is increasingly woven into the fabric of our daily lives, whether it be in point-to-point navigation, delivery, ride-sharing, urban development, or natural disaster management. The future is now rarely planned without the consideration […]