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Grabba extends deal in UAE, eyes lucrative US and European market

Australian biometric identity authentication firm Grabba has signed a new, “significant contract” with United Arab Emirates telecommunications company Du Telecom,…

 

Ethio Telecom sets 1M-per-month Fayda digital ID registration target

Ethio Telecom, the biggest mobile telecommunications company in Ethiopia, says it is using its network of service centers and industry…

 

Telecom body calls for SSI adoption to cut SIM swap attacks

Self-sovereign identity (SSI) has long been an aspiration for many people working on digital identity and access to online services….

 

Telecoms and governments embrace biometrics for SIM registration, verification

Mobile network provider stc Bahrain has introduced face biometrics to enable instant SIM activation with secure user authentication. The technology…

 

Filipino MP urges crackdown on unregistered SIMs as first actionable case discovered

A Filipino lawmaker who sponsored the SIM Registration Act, Sen. Grace Poe, has called on officials to begin a clampdown…

 

Integrate mobile telco data to broaden digital ID inclusion, OIX urges

The Open Identity Exchange wants digital ID service providers to integrate mobile telecommunications data into their ID proofing processes. The…

 

Pakistan Telecom Authority and NADRA to work together on multi-finger biometrics

A memorandum of understanding between the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) and the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) has established…

 

Seamfix extends MTN’s biometric SIM registration to 5 more African nations

Telecom provider MTN Group is expanding its biometric SIM registration program into five new countries in Africa through its partnership…

 

Zimbabwe telco to introduce digital KYC amid rising cyber fraud concerns

High levels of cyber fraud are pushing businesses in Africa, including telcos and those in the fintech space, to implement…

 

Kenyan telco requires face biometrics for SIM card re-registration

Safaricom, one of the leading mobile telephone network providers in Kenya, is reportedly asking users to visit the nearest Safaricom…

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