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Brazil FTZ Extended to 2073

Brazil FTZ Extended to 2073

On Tuesday of last week, the camera of deputies of the Brazilian federal senate enacted Emenda Constitucional 83, which extends the constitutional term allowed to the Zona Franca de Manaus (Free Trade Zone of Manaus) until the year 2073. This program has operated since before the federal constitution of 1988 with the intent to develop … Read More

The next Generation in Land Administration: Real Time Public Land Inventories & Revenue Tracking

The next Generation in Land Administration: Real Time Public Land Inventories & Revenue Tracking

Inventory management and revenue management – these are two critical challenges that we at Thomson Reuters hear repeatedly from our conversations with governments worldwide. It doesn’t seem to be split between developed or emerging nations either, as these are critical issues with which all governments universally grapple. The difference, however, is in the severity of data gaps from one country to another. … Read More

Puebla Course Review

Puebla Course Review

Aumentum, Blog June 30, 2014

From May 26th to May 30th I had the opportunity to participate in the ‘Professional Development Course on Cadastre Applied to Land Management and Urban Financing. This course was organized by the Lincoln Institute, an American institution dedicated to the study and discussion of matters related to land use, regulation and taxing. The objective: to generate spaces for public dialogue between governments and entities in charge of land administration in Latin American countries. … Read More

Aumentum Implementation Partner Q&A: Teqbridge, Ltd.

Aumentum Implementation Partner Q&A: Teqbridge, Ltd.

In the Q&A Chiemeka Ngwu, President and owner of Teqbridge Ltd., on teaming with Thomson Reuters to transform services and technology to support states in Nigeria modernize their land information systems. He explains how the partnership strategy has revolved around improving capacity and skills not only for government customers, but also for his own staff. Teqbridge recently became a Thomson Retuers certified Aumentum Implementation Program (AIP) partner. … Read More