Ukraine approves visa cancellation agreement with Grenada

The visa cancellation agreement between Grenada and Ukraine has been approved. Oleksiy Honcharuk, Prime Minister of Ukraine, confirmed this during the government session, according to...

The human factor

Migrants often have trouble finding employment – doubly so, if they lack a legal identity or identity documents. The 1992 crash of a cargo...

Namibia celebrates independence with new note

The Bank of Namibia (BoN) has introduced a new polymer NAD 30 banknote to commemorate the country’s 30th anniversary of independence. The once-off print commemorative...
blockchain technology

Azerbaijan to implement blockchain ID platform

Azerbaijan is the latest country turning to the use of blockchain technology as a platform to verify identities. The country in the South Caucasus region...

Current situation Dutch Passport Act

On 9 June 2009 the Dutch Upper House of Parliament approved a new Passport Act without a vote. The proposal was, however, the topic...


Checking the world’s ID documents and banknotes

Travel after COVID-19

Sanjay Dharwadker Somewhere between 3 and 4 April 2020, epidemiologists worldwide had counted over one million cases of the novel coronavirus on the planet and...