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ukraine e-passport

Ukraine launches e-passport

The Ukrainian Ministry of Digital Transformation has opened access to a digital version of the national passport through the online public services portal Diia. “We...
new croatian id

New Croatian ID gets face, fingerprints on chip

Croatia will launch electronic ID cards with facial and fingerprint biometric data stored on a secure chip next year, Vecernji List reports. Fingerprints from both...
russia tourist visa

Rostourism suggests post-C-19 travel plan

Russia’s Federal Tourist Agency (Rostourism) wants to help the tourism industry recover from the coronavirus pandemic by relaxing visa rules after the country reopens...
taiwan digital id

Taiwan puts digital ID on hold

Taiwan is delaying its planned launch of a new digital ID system due to complications caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Taiwan News reports. According to...
france covid-19

France extends visas, residence permits

France has decided to extend the validity of all residence permits with an expiration date between 16 March and 15 May for another three...
shadow it

Part 1: Shadow IT Management

Our physical bodies are creatures of habit. It expects us to do keep the same routine on a daily basis.  The same is even...
iceland border control

Iceland sets up coronavirus border control

Iceland’s Government has decided to establish temporary internal border controls after its fellow Schengen Area member states have had them in place for over...
schengen border control

Schengen countries extend border controls

The Schengen member states are not planning to stop the recently reintroduced temporary border controls any time soon. Schengen Visa Info reports that the official...
green cards

Trump announces 60-day ban on green cards

President Donald Trump has announced a 60-day ban on immigrants seeking to live and work in the USA permanently. Trump added that the ban could...
maldova new coin

Moldova launches new 10-lei coin

The National Bank of Moldova (BNM) has put a new coin in circulation to mark the 30th anniversary of State Flag Day. Moldovan news agency...

Pre-2021 Liberian Banknotes No Longer Legal Tender by 3/31/24

All Liberian banknotes dated before 2021 will cease to be legal tender on March 31, 2021, according to the Central Bank of Liberia (CBL). The...

Coming Soon: 100 and 200-Krone Updated Danish Banknotes

The Danmarks Nationalbank continues to update its 2009 Series of banknotes. The first of the upgraded banknotes, called the 2009A Series, was the new...

LIVE BLOG: Oklahoma Mobile ID App Decommissioned and more news…

To find news about a specific state, click on the state abbreviation here: For news about a specific US Territory, click on the US...

Greece Has Begun Issuing a New Generation Passport

Greece has launched a New Generation Passport, with a new design and advanced security features. The Hellenic Police Headquarters, National Passport and Secure Document...

Solomon Islands’ Sophisticated New 50 & 100 Dollar Banknotes

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) has issued new, upgraded $50 and $100 banknotes. The new notes have been in circulation since December 28, 2023. The traditions...