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How to increase remote workforce productivity

Introduction Given the COVID-19 that the word is facing today, many businesses, large and small, have been scrambling literally around the clock in order to...
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IN Groupe to provide e-IDs, passports for Monaco

Monaco has selected IN Groupe as the technological partner for the design and security of the country’s digital identity. The Principality of Monaco said in...

French airport to use facial tech

Lyon‑Saint Exupéry Airport has launched a new system that uses facial recognition technology which allows passengers to go through different checkpoints without physical contact. Schengen...
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Cyprus scraps golden passport scheme

Cyprus has suspended its so-called golden passport scheme to sell citizenship to wealthy investors. The Guardian reports the programme was stopped after Al Jazeera filmed...

Inks and colour gamut in microprinting

Joel Zlotnick, Tyra McConnell and Traci Moran Counterfeit Deterrence Laboratory Office of Fraud Prevention Programmes Bureau of Consular Affairs US Department of State Introduction Microprinting became popular in the 1990’s...

Part 2: Security risks of 5G

Risks associated with 5G Some of the main concerns with 5G are as follows (continued from last article): The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI): AI is now...

Identity Week (SDW)

Identity Week (SDW) 16-18 November 2020 | 09:00 GMT Book your tickets here.  With a powerful exhibition platform, a live face-to-face networking hub and a multi-track conference,...

Identity Week Asia

Identity Week Asia 14-15 October 2020  |  09:00 SGT (GMT +8) Coming to you live, wherever you are! Book your free tickets here. Asia Pacific is the fastest...
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Fiji unveils commemorative banknote and coin

The Reserve Bank of Fiji has launched a commemorative FJD 50 banknote and 50 cent coin to commemorate the country’s 50th year of independence. Fiji...
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UK doesn’t accept EU IDs from October 2021

Starting October next year, the United Kingdom will no longer accept European Union (EU) ID cards as a form of identification to enter the...

Argentina Upgrades Its Relatively New 2,000-Pesos Banknote

On November 7, just months after issuing its first 2,000-pesos banknote, the Banco Central de la República Argentina (BCRA) has put into circulation an...

Busted: Belgian-Greek Network Smuggling Migrants with fake IDs

The following news story was released by Europe’s Border Security Report earlier this month. Authorities in Belgium and Greece have dismantled a network that was...

Security Banknote Hologram Wins International Trade Award

An advanced banknote showcasing the best in micromirror and hologram integration, has won the ‘Best Applied Security Product’ category at the Excellence in Holography...

Provisional Agreement on European Digital ID Reached

The Council of the European Union issued the following press release on November 9, 2023. With a view to ensuring a trusted and secure...

Biometric Technologies of the Future: Gait Recognition

Gait recognition is the next potential biometric which is being looked at very closely as a viable technology of the future. Gait recognition, simply...