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SPS introduces anti-skimming security features for biometric passports

Smart Packaging Solutions (SPS) announced its new and active anti-skimming solution to secure electronic passport data. S-Lock, a patented solution,…

 

Veridos partners with govt for identity document factory in Uganda

Veridos has entered into a 15-year-partnership with the government of Uganda to provide the country’s citizens with security documents. The…

 

Belarus pushes back launch of new biometric ID documents to 2020

Belarus has announced that the launch of its new biometric ID cards and passports will be delayed until 2020 while…

 

Veridos building new identity document factory in Iraq

Veridos, a joint venture of Giesecke+Devrient and state-owned Bundesdruckerei, is working with the Iraqi Ministry of Interior to build a…

 

Barbados moves to biometric passports, considers biometric verification at ports of entry

Following the recommendation of the ICAA on travel document standards, Barbados’ Immigration Department has begun to phase out machine-readable passport…

 

Bulgaria issues tender for biometric ID system

Bulgaria’s interior ministry has opened a €121.8 million (US$139.1 million) tender for developing a system for issuing biometric identity documents,…

 

Ukraine has issued more than three million biometric passports this year

The State Migration Service of Ukraine reports that more than three million biometric passports and about 725,000 ID cards have…

 

Veridos awarded 12-year, €340M Bangladesh ePassport contract

Veridos, a joint venture of Giesecke+Devrient and state-owned Bundesdruckerei, has been commissioned with the supply, installation, and implementation of next…

 

HID Global upgrades Argentina’s biometric passport

HID Global announced it has been working with the government of Argentina to upgrade the country’s ICAO biometric passport. The…

 

Agreement signed for production of biometric identity documents in Belarus

X Infotech and Emperor Technology won the tender to supply the Republic of Belarus with the hardware and software needed…

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