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Libya and Pakistan unveil biometric passport plans

Libya’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has announced its first diplomatic and special ePassport program in partnership with HID Global….


Idemia to help war-torn Libya establish biometric digital ID system

A deal has been struck for Idemia to assist the north African nation of Libya in putting in place a…


Digital ID and biometrics in Africa: SIM blocks, biometric electoral roll disputes and an eKYC first for Libya

As 2019 draws to a close, Tanzania reaches – and pushes back – its December 31 biometric SIM registration after…


First Libyan biometric passport to be issued by the end of the month

If all stakeholders stick to their agreed-upon timelines, Libya’s first biometric passport should be issued by the end of July….


Libya unveils biometric passport

The Libyan government has officially unveiled the country’s new biometric passport, along with the completion of the national identity number…


Malta officials deny allegations they issued 18K ID cards to foreigners for bribes

The former senior manager of Malta’s Identita, Ryan Spagnol, is suing former MP Jason Azzopardi for libel over allegations that…


Biometrics trials to replace passport checks, ID cards for healthcare indicate trend

Biometrics are replacing identity documents in two of the most-read stories on Biometric Update this week, at least on a…


Biometric chip passports get priority in Israel, Pakistan and Russia

International travel continues to be a major catalyst in the uptake of biometric travel IDs, with governments in the Middle…


US military says it can put facial recognition into robot drones

Whenever a radically new technology comes along, someone worries that it will be weaponized and, at least in the United…


Visa approves Zwipe Pay platform, biometric cards approved worldwide

Visa has issued a Letter of Approval for the Zwipe Pay platform for biometric payments cards. Zwipe’s customers can now…

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