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Muehlbauer confirms Singapore ePassport deal
Muehlbauer Technology Group has confirmed its involvement in the introduction of Singapore’s Biometric Passport (BioPass).
Innovation award for IPS
The UK’s Identity and Passport Service (IPS) has won the BSI Biometrics 2006 Award for the most innovative use of international standards in biometric systems.
Ireland's biometric passport launched
Irish ePassport launched 10 days ahead of schedule
New Managing Director at Cross Match Technologies
Cross Match Technologies has announced the appointment of Gerhart S. Ernst as Managing Director of German operations
Cetis ePassport production hits 8,000 in first month
Cetis has personalized 8,000 passport booklets in one month
DHS continues roll out of ePassport readers
DHS announces that ePassport readers are now in place at more airports
SMARTRAC hits the 10 million mark
SMARTRAC has shipped more than 10 million ePassport inlays to its customers worldwide.
UK completes its biometric passport conversion
UK’s Identity and Passport Service (IPS) completes the introduction of its biometric passport
3M to supply visa issuance system to CARICOM
3M has won a contract to supply CARICOM with a visa issuance system in preparation for next year’s ICC Cricket World Cup
EC spends 210 million euros on IT network
EC signs a 210 million euro contract for a data communications infrastructure serving SIS II, EURODAC and VIS, among others
Finland opts for Cybertrust
The Population Register Centre of Finland has selected Cybertrust’s UniCERT PKI solution as part of its movement towards advanced biometric ePassports.
Danish ePassport uses Gemalto technology
Danish National Police issues electronic passports at a rate of 700,000-800,000 per year
Rochford Thompson seeks to thwart corporate spies
Rochford Thompson attempts to sell its document scanners to help secure corporate facilities
Country Profile - Macedonia
An overview of the security documents produced in Macedonia
First US deployment of ePassport readers completed
The US Department of Homeland Security has completed the deployment of ePassport readers at San Francisco International Airport.
New ICAO MTRD report published
Second edition of ICAO machine readable travel document report has now been published
New boss revealed for UK's IPS
Hall appointed as chief executive of the Identity and Passport Service
Singapore uses NXP for ePassports
NXP Semiconductors has confirmed it is supplying the contactless smart card chip technology for Singapore’s new ePassports.
UK tender announced for ePassport check facility
New tender for self-service biometric passport readers issued by the Home Office’s Identity and Passport Service
'Invisible' security for Mongolian passports
Giesecke & Devrient is supplying Mongolia with INFACIO – a security feature that protects against passport fraud.
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