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Algeria begins issuing biometric national identity cards this month

Algeria’s Council of Ministers, chaired by President Bouteflika, recently released a statement that the Algeria biometric national identity card will…

 

Biometrics firm JENETRIC secures second round of financing

German biometrics firm JENETRIC GmbH has secured its second round of financing. In a statement, the firms’ investors confirmed their…

 

Biometric civil ID program being considered in Lagos

The Lagos State Residents Registration Agency (LASRRA) is looking to partner with the Nigerian Immigration Service and other national organizations…

 

EU tells Italy to take migrants’ fingerprints by force if necessary

On Monday, the European Commission asked Italy to step up its efforts to collect migrants’ fingerprints and said to use…

 

Securiport honored for biometric identification solution for border security

Securiport announced it has been honored for the best biometric identification system for border security at the 2015 Homeland Security…

 

South Korean firm unveils face and voice recognition app

SK Holdings C&C and KDB Daewoo Securities have developed the the Who Are U solution, an app for advanced personal…

 

Fingerprints to replace witnesses identifying women in Saudi Arabia courts

The Saudi Ministry of Justice said it will implement fingerprint authentication to replace the current process in which a witness…

 

Indian high court extends voluntary use of Aadhaar to social programs

A constitutional panel, formed by India’s Supreme Court, extended voluntary use of Aadhaar to a myriad of social programs last…

 

U.S. military considering upgrading biometric identification technologies

The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps are considering upgrading biometric technologies to enable military officials to better identify individuals both…

 

Crossmatch handheld device recognized as Biometric Identification Device of 2015 by GSN

Crossmatch announced that its Verifier Sentry handheld device has been awarded the Biometric Identification Device of 2015 by Government Security…

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