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Swiss government approves biometric plans
The Swiss government has approved plans to include biometric data on foreigners’ residence cards.
Manchester gears up for ID
The UK Home Office has confirmed that ID cards will be available to people who live and work in Greater Manchester from 30 November, 2009.
Personal ID market to hit 7.5bn euros
The global market for personal ID technologies is forecast to reach 7.5 billion euros in 2014, according to new research from Pira International.
STORK agrees Pan-EU framework
The EU-funded STORK pilot scheme has completed a Pan-EU Interoperability Framework for electronic identity, which will be used in five projects in 2010.
Rollout of Portuguese resident cards begins
The Portuguese Mint and National Printing Office has started issuing Gemalto’s Sealys Resident cards.
39 Myths about ePassports
This article uncovers the facts behind e-passports and RFID technology
All systems go for Kuwait eID
Gemalto is delivering national eID cards to Kuwait as part of a government programme commissioned by the country’s Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI).
US Coast Guard orders TWIC readers
United States Coast Guard purchases 10 biometric readers for TWIC cards
ASK launches LoGO reader
ASK has launched LoGO, a contactless USB reader for home or desk usage.
Infineon Technologies and NXP Semiconductors Germany along with G&D are among the companies participating in the BioP@ss research project
NXP inks Egypt deal
The Egyptian government has selected NXP’s SmartMX contact security chip to power its welfare scheme’s Family Card.
VeriSign scoops Kuwait deal
Kuwait’s Public Authority for Civil Information (PACI) has selected VeriSign’s National PKI Platform.
Datastrip unveils EAC capabilities
Datastrip launches EasyRead handheld biometric reader with EAC capability from secunet Security Networks
IBM awards Sagem biometric deal in the UK
Sagem wins IBM deal to maintain a biometric management solution for UK’s Identity and Passport Service
Oberthur launches Windows 7 European Citizen Card
Oberthur launches ID-One IAS-ECC, a Windows 7 European Citizen Card
Comment: Technological developments push hologram boundaries
New technology continues to push the boundaries of holography as an effective ID anti-counterfeiting device
L-1 wins follow-on deal
L-1 Identity Solutions has won a contract to continue providing high security production systems for US passports.
3M taps into AssureTec document library
3M secures AssureTec Technologies document library
SCM ships readers for Spanish eID project
SCM Microsystems says it has shipped more than 200,000 smart card readers to support a Spanish eGovernment and eID project.
ePurse activated on Oman eID cards
Omani citizens start activating the ePurse application on their eID cards
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