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Taiwan regulator says banks, fintechs should push digital ID verification envelope

Taiwan’s financial industry is advocating for digital identity verification, as the country’s Financial Supervisory Committee (FSC) pushes initiatives designed to…


Taiwan issues new identity verification rules for financial industry

Taiwan has issued fresh guidelines for digital identity verification that should make it easier for financial institutions to verify customer…


Lawyers hail court ruling that Taiwan’s digital ID scheme needs special laws

Taiwan’s government must go back to the drawing board to address the weaknesses in its digital identity scheme highlighted by…


Taiwanese pols raise security concerns with biometric gear from China, Thailand

The acquisition of biometric attendance machines from China and Thailand by some municipal offices in Taiwan’s capital Taipei has sparked…


Bill for Taiwan’s halted digital ID program could cost NT$1B

The government of Taiwan is facing a hefty lawsuit from an unnamed vendor that claims it lost money when the…


Smart cities advance: Taiwan invests in Iveda, Remark partners with Aaeon

Several smart city projects have advanced in the last few weeks. Arizona-based surveillance firm Iveda has announced several new clients…


Biometrics deployments speed up air travel across Americas, Asia, Africa

Several biometric providers have deployed solutions or entered partnerships aimed at improving the quality and reducing times of air traveling….


Beauty maybe be skin deep, but AI finds revenue on the face’s surface

A Taiwanese AI algorithm maker knows the value of the mind behind a face. The company says its software can…


Iveda wins $3M in video surveillance, facial recognition contracts in Taiwan, raises $5M

U.S.-based Iveda has won $3 million in contracts from Taiwan’s government for video surveillance systems, including facial recognition. The Nasdaq-traded…


Taiwan digital COVID certificates add national ID for identity verification

Taiwan’s COVID-19 certificate of vaccination and test results now includes the bearer’s national ID number, according to the Taipei Times….

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