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Indonesia eyes more investment from China


March 26th, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 25 (IANS) Indonesia invited Chinese enterprises to increase their investment, said a joint statement released here Sunday as Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono wrapped up a three-day state ... Read more...

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Russia launches navigation satellite


October 3rd, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Plesetsk (Russia), Oct 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Monday launched a navigation satellite from its Plesetsk Space Centre, Space Forces spokesman Col. Alexei Zolotukhin said.The Soyuz-2.1B carrier rocket with the Glonass-M ... Read more...

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China launches one more satellite


July 30th, 2011 - 4:02 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 30 (IANS) China has successfully launched one more satellite into space from a launch site in northwestern Gansu province, a media report said Friday.This was the second satellite ... Read more...

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Russia plans three space launches in August


July 30th, 2011 - 2:14 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian space agency Roscosmos said Friday it plans to launch two satellites and a space freighter in August.The Express-AM4 satellite will be launched Aug 18 ... Read more...

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China launches navigation satellite


July 27th, 2011 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 27 (IANS) China Wednesday successfully launched an indigenously built global navigation satellite into orbit.A Long March-3A carrier rocket carried the satellite, the country's ninth navigation satellite, into space ... Read more...

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China launches satellite for indigenous global navigation


April 10th, 2011 - 7:02 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 10 (IANS) China early Sunday morning launched its eighth orbiter which will form part of its indigenous satellite-navigation and positioning network.A Long March-3A carrier rocket carrying the "Beidou" ... Read more...

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GPS dependent UK can be dismantled instantly by terrorists


March 8th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8 (ANI): Engineers have warned that the Global Positioning Satellites (GPS) navigation system, on which Britain is greatly dependent, is vulnerable and could be misused by terrorists to create chaos ... Read more...

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Russia launches navigation satellite


February 26th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 26 (IANS) Russia has launched a satellite which is part of a network that is its answer to the US Global Positioning System (GPS).The Russian Space Forces successfully launched a ... Read more...

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China launches sixth navigation satellite


November 1st, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Nov 1 (IANS) China Monday successfully launched its sixth satellite into the space, which will form part of its global navigation and positioning network.A Long March-3C carrier rocket carrying the "Beidou", ... Read more...

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China launches new navigation satellite


August 1st, 2010 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 1 (IANS) China successfully launched a fifth orbiter into space Sunday as a part of its indigenous satellite navigation and global positioning network. The satellite was launched at 5.30 a.m. from ... Read more...

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China successfully launches second satellite for global navigation system


April 15th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, April 15 (ANI): China has successfully launched its second navigation satellite, as part of the country's independent global satellite navigation system.The carrier rocket, Long March 3C, blasted off today ... Read more...

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46 injured need evacuation as lake burst imminent in Chinas quake hit zone


May 17th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by admin
Beijing, May 17 (ANI): Forty-six people were seriously injured and are in dire need of help in Beichuan county of the Sichuan province, which was the epicentre of the 7.8 magnitude ... Read more...

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Putin wants to keep track of his pet dog with a navigation satellite collar


December 25th, 2007 - 1:09 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec.25 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin wants a sat-nav dog collar to keep a track of his pet labrador, Connie. The BBC quoted Russian Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Ivanov as saying that ... Read more...

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