Tag: ePassport

ICAO 24 Nov 2015 Deadline

The 24 November 2015 deadline: what is it all about? The 24 November 2015 deadline comes from from Standard 3.10.1 in Annex 9 — Facilitation. ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs) are contained in Annexes to the Chicago Convention, the…

Global e-passport Market 2012-2016

DUBLIN, Apr. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Global e-passport Market Report” report to their offering. The analysts forecast the Global e-passport market to grow at a CAGR of 32.5 percent over the period…

The Australian ePassport

Australia’s first ePassport was introduced in October 2005. The first version of the ePassport, identified as the M series, was replaced by the N series in May 2009. The N series offers improved security features. For the first time in…

NZ stamps new passport for Vanuatu

NZ Herald News Vanuatu Prime Minister Edward Natapei used to arrive at international borders with his handwritten paper passport and be eyeballed by suspicious officials who asked him, “Vanua-where?” “The country of Vanuatu is not well known,” Mr Natapei said.…

Passkontrolle! Eine kritische Geschichte…

… des sich Ausweisens und Erkanntwerdens. Thomas Claes, Vergangenheitsverlag, Berlin 2010, 140 Seiten, ISBN 978-3940621276, Preis: 14,90 Euro Ausweise, Pässe und andere Identifizierungstechniken haben eine Geschichte. Somit verändern sich auch die Praktiken des Identifizierens von Personen und die damit verbundenen…