Tag Archives: ASEAN

Vinaphone to deploy eSIM technology in Vietnam

By | October 3, 2018

VinaPhone, a member of VNPT is working with partners to select technical options to use eSIM for VinaPhone subscribers. eSIM, the nascent technology which is expected to change the world in the near future,  for the first time was used in Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch marketed in 2016. eSIM is used in Apple’s latest two flagships – iPhone… Read More »

Philippines – House committee approves national ID system bill

By | May 10, 2017

MANILA — A House of Representatives’ panel approved on Wednesday, May 10, a bill seeking to consolidate all existing government-initiated identification (ID) systems into one integrated and efficient Filipino ID system. The House committee on population and family relations, chaired by Laguna Representative Sol Aragones, unanimously approved a substitute bill to the 18 measures filed by House members.… Read More »

Thailand – Don says e-passport stock won’t run out

By | March 3, 2017

Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai on Friday reaffirmed that the e-passport issuance service will continue as usual despite earlier reports the ministry was set to run out of passports. Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai on Friday reaffirmed that the e-passport issuance service will continue as usual despite earlier reports the ministry was set to run out of passports. “We have… Read More »