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First Libyan biometric passport to be issued by the end of the month

If all stakeholders stick to their agreed-upon timelines, Libya’s first biometric passport should be issued by the end of July….


U.S., Canada, Israel consider Aadhaar for visa applications

Three countries – the U.S., Canada and Israel – have expressed interest in using Aadhaar-based applications to simplify the visa…


Ukraine inches closer to biometric passport production

Production for biometric passports in Ukraine could begin as soon as this year, though some uncertainty around funding persists. Reported…


The Gambia eyes biometric passport

Reports are emerging to suggest that The Gambia is set to introduce a biometric passport to its citizens. According to…


San Antonio International set to introduce CLEAR kiosks

CLEAR has announced that its traveler services at San Antonio International Airport by this summer. “We are thrilled to bring CLEAR…


CLEAR and Visa partner to offer expedited travel for select customers

On the back of a new relationship with CLEAR, Visa Signature account holders can now use their biometrics to move…


CLEAR celebrates 1 millionth traveler milestone

CLEAR has announced that its CLEAR kiosks have been used over 1 million times in airports, and according to the company,…


NEC provides biometric security system for pilot test at Narita International Airport

NEC is providing a security system for field trials of a “Non-stop Gate” system being carried out by Narita International…


Caribbean countries mull border management

Officials from 11 Caribbean countries have met in Trinidad and Tobago to discuss increased cooperation in border security and management….


Human Recognition Systems demos mobile app for journey personalization at Gatwick Airport

Human Recognition Systems (HRS) has announced it successfully demonstrated a new mobile app, using biometrics to personalize the travel experience…

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