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Texas’ new drivers licence and IDs design

Since last Monday, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has started issuing a newly designed Drivers Licence (DL), Identification (ID) and Election Identification...

EU doesn’t recognise Russian passports from Crimea

The European Union refuses to recognise Russian passports that have been issued in the occupied Crimea and have requested all Organisation for Security and...

India simplifies visa for British visitors

British citizens can now enter India on an e-visa. Digital Journal reports this process eliminates any kind of paper-based forms or the requirement of any...

Colour-changing afterglow protects banknotes

A team of chemists in China has discovered a single compound that has a colour-modified afterglow. According to Chemistry World, this technique could protect banknotes...

Two arrests for fake ID production in The Netherlands

Police have arrested a 25 year old man from Amsterdam and a 17 year old boy from Uithoorn on Tuesday for producing fake IDs. According...

New Ukrainian 200 hryvinia banknotes issued

The design of Ukraine's new 200 hryvinia banknotes has not changed much compared to the old bill. The same portrait of writer Lesya Ukrainka is...

Argentina doubles Ukrainians visa-free stays

Argentina has doubled the visa-free stay for Ukrainians to 90 days within six months. The press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated: "From...

UAE travellers can visit Dominica visa-free

As of today, travellers from the United Arab Emirates can travel to the Commonwealth of Dominica without a visa. According to the National UAE, the...

Australia’s redesigned $100 banknote

The Reserve Bank of Australia launched the redesign of the new $100 dollar banknote today.  According to the Next Generation Banknote Programme, the $100 note...

Ukraine and Grenada visa cancellation agreement

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...

Finland’s Digital Travel Credential Pilot Program Results

In August of last year, Finland launched a pilot program to test its Digital Travel Credential (DTC) with real passengers in real-life border control...

LIVE BLOG: US Virgin Islands’ new Limited-Purpose DL, ID card for non-citizens

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New State-of-the-Art Banknote Security Feature: Nanoswitch™

On July 20, 1969, more than 500 million people around the world watched the Moon landing, the “great leap for mankind.” This was a...

The Evolution of Veridos’ New Lumen ID Echo Security Feature

Earlier this year, Veridos, a global leader in identity solutions, delivered the new state-of-the-art Macau Electronic ID which includes the company’s new Lumen ID...

Argentina Releases a New 10,000-Pesos Banknote

The Central Bank of the Argentine Republic (BCRA) put a new $10,000 banknote into circulation on May 7, 2024. Argentina’s ongoing high inflation necessitated...