West African country Sierra Leone has officially launched a new ePassport amid controversy over its cost.
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Peru’s immigration body has launched an international tender for firms interested in providing the country with biometric ePassports.
IdentoGO services organisation of MorphoTrust USA announces new partnership with H&R Block.
MasterCard plans to develop a smart card with Kenyan banks that will be used to pay for government services and distribute welfare, according to regional media.
Entrust Datacard has announced that the company is continuing to see significant growth in the adoption of its driver’s license solutions throughout North America.
The United Arab Emirates has unveiled a smartphone app that allows citizens to renew their ePassports, including the submittal of passport photos.
New Zealand has announced that long-awaited 10-year ePassports will now be introduced in November.
Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) employees have become the first in the nation to use the MorphoTrust mobile driver license (mDL) software as part of a new pilot announced today by MorphoTrust.
Taiwan’s Ministry of the Interior has revealed more details of an electronic ID card it plans to issue by 2019.
Precise Biometrics’ fingerprint recognition product for mobile devices integrated in a new smartphone from one of the world’s largest mobile phone manufacturers.
Trinidad & Tobago has launched a fingerprint-based smart ID card system to tackle benefit fraud in the country.
Philippine President Aquino has enrolled for the first ePassport to be produced at the Asian Productivity Organization (APO) Production Unit’s new high-security printing plant in Malvar, Batangas.
More than 100 exhibitors have signed up for the 10th edition of world-leading next-generation government and citizen identity conference and exhibition SDW 2016. Only five exhibition stands remain available although there are nine months left until the show.
Danish Government’s Industrial Fund for Developing Countries (IFU) has agreed to provide Intelligent Card Production System (ICPS) with another facility of $5 million dollars.
Marquis ID Systems (MIDS), a Gemalto Company, announces the inclusion of Sealys Color in polycarbonate technology to the company's line of driver license (DL) solutions.
Laser engraving technology provided by Italy’s IXLA is an important part of security features for Uruguay’s electronic ID card, according to industry reports.
BIO-key Q2 revenue hits US$2,272,804.
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Gemalto discusses how some visionary countries have made the leap to mobile identity or m-ID, meaning the creation of a mechanism - initiated using the eID component - for accessing online services with a high level of security thanks to mobile devices.
SDW 2015 successfully brought together a record number of participants to its ninth international event focusing on next-generation government and citizen identity solutions.
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