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Pangea signs $70M biometric contract with Congo

Israeli firm Pangea has been awarded a government contract by the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) worth more than $70…

 

Italy to limit face biometrics systems use nationwide to police

Italy’s watchdog Data Protection Agency has warned two municipalities experimenting with face biometrics to stop until governing legislation is adopted…

 

ABIS contracts are swirling in Southeast Asia. NEC and Totm sign biometrics deals

A pair of biometric identification contracts in Southeast Asia have been signed, one in Indonesia by Totm and another in…

 

US Defense Dept. awards ABIS contract to Athena Sciences

A software and services government contractor has won a U.S. defense contract to install and operate an automated biometrics ID…

 

Innovatrics adds web access to ABIS to enhance video processing speed for criminal probes

Innovatrics face in video search Multimodal biometrics solutions developer Innovatrics has announced that the video processing capabilities of its facial…

 

Nigeria finds more ineligible registries in latest biometric deduplication round

The latest round of biometric deduplication by Nigeria’s Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has discovered many multiple and ineligible registrations…

 

Ethiopia plans upgrades to meet 10M digital IDs target by 2023, draft law approved

Ethiopia’s National Identity Program (NIDP) says it is looking forward to upgrading its hardware infrastructure and software licenses to be…

 

Chile launches biometric identification system, aims to tackle organized crime

Chile is rolling out an automated biometric identification system (ABIS) with the intention of tackling organized crime. Launch materials show…

 

If the Kardashians bought biometric systems: South Africans bicker and battle over ABIS contract

The South African government has posted a lengthy tart reply to corruption accusations made by the shadow Home Affairs minister…

 

South Africa still waiting for biometric system upgrade after spending whole budgeted amount

South Africa paid out more than 280 million South African rand (approximately US$16.7 million) to EOH Holdings half a decade…

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