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Biometric Update regularly publishes articles about digital ID. The following set of links is available to assist you with finding biometrics news regarding digital ID. More topics may be explored by reviewing our comprehensive Biometrics Topics list.

 

Dominican Republic prepares ground for biometric passport project take-off

Prospection for an implementing partner of the Dominican Republic’s new biometric passport has begun, after the President of the Republic…

 

Patient data privacy should be a focus of patient safety, say industry insiders

Not that many people would have heard about it, but September 17 was World Patient Safety Day, and the United…

 

Ekemp’s Liberian biometric voter card contract rejected by review; verbal sparring ensues

The back-and-forth continues over the procurement of biometric equipment and software to be used in Liberia’s elections, according to the…

 

Biometrics feature part of Brazil’s integrity test for voting machines

Some voting machines to be used for an integrity test ahead of general elections in Brazil will be activated with…

 

Nigeria reaches 90M digital ID registrations as database capacity issue looms

Nigeria officials say they have so far been able to register the biometrics of almost 90 million citizens for National…

 

Biometrics integration, consortium promise easier secure online transactions in Europe

Large-scale biometrics collaborations and global projects drew the top headlines on Biometric Update this week, with OneSpan integrating with BankID…

 

Almost a third of UK employers believe loyalty cards are acceptable right to work ID

Close to half of employers surveyed by Xydus, a certified identity service provider (IDSP) and agent for the UK’s new…

 

Colombia’s biometric digital ID surpasses 500K applications as govt pushes digital version

Colombians wanting a mobile ID can digitize the new version of their national ID card through the National Registry of…

 

India claims to effectively meet SDG16.9 of legal ID for all, expands authentication methods

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), the agency that implements the country’s Aadhaar identity system, claims to have reached…

 

Aadhaar biometrics considered for expansion toward non-banking financial firms

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is considering onboarding several nonbank financial companies (NBFCs) to authenticate users online via…

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