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italy travel coronavirus

Italy’s travel ban lift criticized

Christophe Castaner, Minister of Interior of France, says Italy should not have decided to reopen its borders next month without first consulting with some...
usa coronavirus

USA to extend COVID-19 travel ban

President Donald Trump’s administration is reportedly preparing to extend travel restrictions and strict border control measures this week. CNN reports the latest restrictions indicate that...
italy travel

Italy takes ‘calculated risk’ to end travel bans

After months of isolation and travel bans, Italy has decided to open for travellers from other Schengen and EU Member States. Schengen Visa Info reports...
blockchain

Part 2: What is the blockchain?

Important considerations of the blockchain There some important things to keep in mind about the blockchain, which are as follows: It is used in large,...
france germany coronavirus

France-Germany border to open by next month

The French Minister of Interior has agreed with his German counterpart to reopen the common borders by 15 June, where restrictions have been put...
spain coronavirus

Spain restricts arrivals from Schengen Area

The Spanish authorities have decided to take new measures in a bid to prevent another wave of new COVID-19 infections. Schengen Visa Info reports the...
zimbabwe banknotes

Zim: New notes to ‘curb illegal cash market’

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe will introduce a new set of banknotes in the next few weeks to increase physical money supply and curb...
czech republic coronavirus

Czech overseas diplomatic offices open

Diplomatic offices of the Czech Republic in some countries have resumed their work after being closed for several weeks due to the coronavirus. Schengen Visa...
iris recognition

UnionCommunity’s iris recognition system

A non-contact biometric iris recognition system has been launched by UnionCommunity to address the growing demand for contactless identification in busy locations. The South Korean...
finland coronavirus

Finland announces new COVID-19 travel plans

Finland's government has decided to relax some of its precautionary measures taken in a bid to stop the spread of COVID-19, as the country...

Bulgaria Launches a New National ID Card

The Republic of Bulgaria has begun issuing a new-and-improved national identity card for citizens who apply for it. Issuance began in mid-June of this...

LIVE BLOG: Florida terminates its Smart ID mobile app and more news…

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UAE Extends Passport Validity to 10 Years for Adults Age 21+

The validity of United Arab Emirates passport for citizens aged 21 years and older has been extended from the present five years to 10 years from...

Why Corporate Boards Should Prioritize Minors’ Data Privacy

Whether your company wants to let kids in or keep them out, companies must now comply with expanding digital privacy and safety laws set...

King Charles III Banknotes Due Out June 5, 2024 [Updated]

Early this year, we published this preview of the U.K.'s new banknotes featuring a portrait of King Charles III. The new banknotes went into...