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italy travel

Italians not yet welcome in Austria

Austrian authorities have opened their borders to nationals of its neighbouring countries after keeping them closed for more than two months due to the...
internet of things

Part 2: The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

Our last article introduced the concept of the Industrial Internet of Things, also known as the “IIoT” for short. In this article, we examine...
Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic’s new pesos in circulation

The Central Bank of the Dominican Republic (BCRD) says new banknotes have been put in circulation. The new DOP 1,000 note was released on 24...
canadian border

Canadian closed to non-essential travel

The Canadian border is closed to non-essential travel until 21 June during the COVID-19 pandemic. CBC News reports it is up to border officers to...
italy travel

Italy reopens for travel despite criticism

After three months of total lockdown and no tourists in sight, Italy has opened its borders to tourists from the Schengen Area and the...
germany travel

Germany lifts travel warning

Germany has decided to lift its travel warning for 31 European countries as part of a normalisation process after the coronavirus outbreak. Heiko Maas, Minister...
zim banknotes

Zimbabwe gets Hybrid(TM) notes

The Central Bank of Zimbabwe has revealed that the new ZWD 10 and ZWD 20 are printed on Hybrid(TM) composite substrate by Louisenthal. The key...
croatia id card

Croatian ID to comply with EU order

Croatia is fast-tracking amendments to its government’s Law on Identification Cards to make the credential compliant with the European Union’s directives requiring fingerprint and...
sri lanka id card

Sri Lanka plans to launch digital ID

Sri Lanka is reportedly planning to launch a biometrics-backed digital identity card to support digital access to a range of government services. Daily News reports...
zim dollars

Zim dollars likely printed by Giesecke & Devrient

Zimbabwe has received 60,000 kg in freshly printed higher denomination banknotes. The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) said the ZWD 10 and ZWD 20 banknotes...

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...