ID4Africa 2020 postponed due to coronavirus

The ID4Africa Annual Meeting and Expo has been postponed due to concerns over the coronavirus. ID4Africa 2020, which was scheduled for 2-4 June, will now...

Part 1: Obstruct counterfeiting

Joel Zlotnick, Jordan Brough and Troy Eberhardt Line art, microprinting, guilloche patterns, security halftones, transparent register and other features based on printed artwork are common...

Only 500 people own world’s rarest passport

Wish you were in possession of the world's most exclusive passport? Countries like Japan and Singapore have some of the world's most powerful passports; boasting...
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TikTok facing US ban ‘due to security risks’

TikTok is under the microscope of Donald Trump’s administration after a number of people used it for fake registrations at the US President’s rally...
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Smartphone scanning against health insurance fraud

The Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) plans to adopt a smartphone-based biometric fingerprint scanning system in health facilities. Philippine newspaper Manila Bulletin reports that the...


Checking the world’s ID documents and banknotes

Global Passport Fees in 2021

Passports are a necessity in today’s global world, and so are the fees one has to pay for such travel documents. In the best...