Malaysia to draft Geospatial Information Act
By Clarice Africa, FutureGov Asia, 18 March 2011
The Malaysian government is already working on formulating an enabling policy and act that would encourage the use of geospatial information in government ministries and the whole country as well. According to Deputy Prime Minister, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, the geospatial act would focus on data confidentiality and security, the principles of custodianship, information sharing, data integration, and geospatial data standards. …
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