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NXP hits 100 millionth ePassport chip landmark
Dutch semiconductor firm NXP claims to have shipped its 100 millionth ePassport chip in Q3 2008
Botswana moves ahead with new ePassport
Botswana becomes one of the first Southern African countries to introduce an ePassport
Smart Corridor prototype revealed
Thales has unveiled the Smart Corridor, a screening system designed to increase throughput of people in sensitive sites.
Air New Zealand chooses smart stickers
On Track Innovations (OTI) has supplied New Zealand’s flag carrier with smart stickers to help frequent travellers on New Zealand domestic flights check-in and board faster.
Passport-enabled Global Entry scheme signs up 4000
Passport-enabled Global Entry scheme in the USA signs up 4000 members for fast track service
Visa-free travel to USA for seven more countries
Seven more countries will no longer need visas to travel to the United States from 17 November
SITA technology rolls out in India
Aviation IT firm SITA has announced that 50 airlines flying into India will use its communications network to meet new Indian government requirements for the provision of Advance Passenger Information 15 minutes after flight departure.
Motorola strikes Norwegian deal
Motorola is supplying the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Police Computing and Material Service with biometric enrolment kiosks and divided models.
Speeding up ePassport inspection
Caching could significantly speed up ePassport inspection at the border says Cryptomathic
NXP launches ‘faster’ ePassport chip
NXP Semiconductors has launched a new security chip designed for use in ePassports and contactless eID applications.
Mobile ID document reader gets Swiss examination
3M introduces a new hand-held data terminal for identity management on the move
UKBA to issue ID cards to foreign nationals
The UK Border Agency (UKBA) has confirmed that from 25 November 2008, it will begin issuing identity cards to foreign nationals applying for further leave to remain in the country.
Self-authenticating passport for Belgium
Belgium uses self-authenticating passport using optical decoder technology
SITA research reveals power of mobile
Research by SITA has revealed that the world’s mobile phones could be transformed into air travel tools within five years
Facial recognition technology enters new era
NIST study into facial recognition shows massive accuracy improvement. Technology now better than humans
Algerian healthcare contract for Gemalto
CNAS in Algeria is to roll out seven million smart card-based health cards
Sagem Orga wins Polish tachograph order
PWPW commissions Sagem Orga to provide tachograph smart cards
Biometric ID cards in use at Winter Olympics
Biometric ID card system to be used for German Haus at the Turin Winter Olympics
COUNTRY PROFILE: Australia
A profile of the government issued security documents in Australia
Datacard Group acquires Ga-Vehren Engineering
Datacard Group acquires assests and operations of Ga-Vehren Engineering
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