January report on Biometrics

In this edition of EU EBF Report:

  • Peter Hustinx signals a move to more comprehensive data protection in EU
  • MEP Alexander Alvaro and Peter Hustinx address RISE Conference, 8 & 9 Dec 2010
  • Presentations available from RISE Conference
  • UK: Destruction of ID card data to cost £400,000
  • Switzerland – Biometric Residence Permits for Foreigners
  • 3M Announce Completed Acquisition of Cogent, Inc.
  • Biometrics market poised for growth: to reach $12 billion in 2015
  • Gallagher – AES Group – Comin Khmere – Sagem:  Phnom Penh International Airport
  • Ireland: Biometric checks on Pakistani visas likely
  • Schengen : Delay in Accession of Bulgaria and Romania
  • Latvia: exempts Belarusian citizens from paying non-Schengen visas
  • Russia and EU agree to issue single-entry Schengen visas
  • Turkey – EU Agreement on visas
  • Lithuania’s Neurotechnology Launches Integrated Biometrics
  • Forthcoming events

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