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Croatia’s Digital Nomad Visa

The Croatian digital nomad visa was established in January 2021, by adjusting Croatia’s Aliens Act in order to become one of the first countries...

The Role Of The vCCO

Introduction Once you have all of your organisation’s datasets safe and secure, it is now the role of a Virtual Chief Compliance Officer (vCCO) to...

Rate of fake Euro Banknotes at all time low

The rate of fake Euro banknotes was at an all-time low in 2020, according to the European Central Bank (ECB). Around 460,000 fake notes were...

Syria’s new banknote to protect economy

Syria introduces new banknote to protect economy The Central Bank of Syria introduced a new banknote for a denomination of 5,000 Syrian pounds(SYP) on Sunday....

Oklahoma ID app starts REAL ID process

Idemia and the state of Oklahoma have announced the launch of the next generation of Oklahoma’s mobile driver’s license (mDL) app, a digital version of...

CBP introduces Simplified Arrival at key Mexico-U.S. borders

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has announced the implementation of Simplified Arrival at the San Ysidro and Otay Mesa pedestrian border crossings in...

British Columbia Phasing Out Enhanced Driving and ID Credentials

British Columbia is phasing out the enhanced driver’s licence (EDL) and enhanced identification card (EIC) it began offering in 2008 to ease traveler’s entry...

Philippines’ new 5000 peso banknote

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), released the 5000-Piso Lapu-Lapu Commemorative Banknote last Friday, the 17th of January. This commemorative note was launched in honor...

Portugal issues new driver’s license

Portugal released a newly designed driver’s license last Monday, the 11th of January. The license includes holographic printing and a two-dimensional QR barcode. According to Jorge...

The Role Of The vPO

Introduction A vCISO is essentially an individual that fulfills the role of a direct hired CISO, but instead, they are independent contractors.  Because of that,...

A Major Milestone for Nigeria’s National ID Card System

Nigeria’s National Identity Management System has reached a significant milestone: It is ready to start issuing multipurpose national ID cards through the self-service online...

Sometimes Nature Trumps Tradition in ID Document Design

While the world increasingly runs on technology, nature is making an unexpected appearance in some countries’ passports and other ID documents. Portraits of monarchs...

Suriname Adds SRD 200 and SRD 500 Denomination Banknotes

The Central Bank of Suriname has added two new denominations to the country’s family of banknotes. The new notes, SRD 200 and SRD 500,...

Zimbabwe Unveils a New Family of Banknotes: The “ZiG”

Effective April 8, 2024, Zimbabwe has a new family of banknotes nicknamed Zig, which stands for “Zimbabwe Gold.” The ZiG currency replaces a Zimbabwean...

Peru Adds a 200-Soles Note to Its Newest Banknote Family

Peru’s newest family of banknotes now has a new member: the 200-soles note, which was put into circulation in December 2023. The Central Reserve...