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NHS COVID-19 app launches in UK

People across England and Wales are being encouraged to download the new National Health Service (NHS) COVID-19 app to help control the spread of...
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Swiss voters are pro free movement with EU

The majority of Swiss citizens have voted against a proposal to end a free movement deal with the European Union. In a referendum held over...
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Malta rolls out new high-tech ID cards

The new Maltese ID cards have reportedly entered circulation. Alex Muscat, Parliamentary Secretary for Citizenship and Communities, previously said that apart from the aesthetic changes,...
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Part 2: The top tax scams in 2020

In Part 2 of this series, we continue with the remaining tax scams. Click here to read Part 1. The cancellation of your Social Security...

Key information security terms to know

Information security and cloud security terms can be hard to follow — especially with all those acronyms like DLP, SAML, and more. As cloud...
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Singapore to include facial tech in digital ID

Singapore has made a deal with iProov to provide face verification technology used in the country's national digital identity system. ZDNet reports the UK firm’s...

Gibraltar to become part of Schengen Zone?

Authorities in Spain have proposed to add Gibraltar to the Schengen Zone after the Brexit transition period, in order to facilitate movement between these...
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Thales produces 12 million Swedish documents

French technology company Thales has announced that its subsidiary AB Svenska Pass has been awarded the contract to manufacture, personalise and deliver around 12...
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Expired Schengen Visa holders must leave Germany

Holders of expired Schengen Visas who have been stranded in Germany due to COVID-19 have been asked to leave the country before 1 October. Schengen...
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Part 1: The top tax scams in 2020

Introduction As we get closer to 15 October, this can mean only thing that most Americans hate doing: paying taxes (of course, if you are...

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...