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End to EU free movement in UK one step closer

British MPs have approved the government's immigration bill which aims to end EU freedom of movement rules in the UK, one of the key...
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Three new polymer Scottish £20 banknotes released

Three new polymer £20 banknotes have been released into circulation throughout Scotland. Coin Week reports Bank of Scotland and Clydesdale Bank notes went into circulation...

A smart future for identify verification

Verifying applicant identity currently constitutes a significant use of time and manpower when processing travel document applications. In Guangdong, China, the immigration bureau is...
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‘More investment needed for anti-counterfeiting technologies’

An international trade body says new reports about criminals cashing in on the COVID-19 crisis highlight the urgent need for more investment in anti-counterfeiting...

Flash storage versus SSD storage

Introduction to SSDs Very often, people use the terms SSD and flash drives interchangeably with one another. While both mechanisms refer to storage, the two...


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History of the EU and its Laissez-Passer

After the Second World War, Europe was troubled. Two bloody wars had been fought on the continent. European countries had been making war against...