Tag Archives: Belarus

Belarus postpones introduction of biometric documents till 2020

By | October 2, 2018

MINSK, 2 October (BelTA) – The introduction of biometric documents in Belarus has been postponed till 2020 because of the need to integrate information systems, the SB. Belarus Segodnya newspaper informs citing deputy head of the citizenship, passports and outward travel authority of the Citizenship and Migration Department of the Belarusian Internal Affairs Ministry Pavel Khrishchenovich, BelTA has… Read More »

Belarus chooses supplier of hardware, software to make biometric documents

By | May 18, 2018

MINSK, 18 May (BelTA) – The Belarusian R&D enterprise Cryptotech of the Mint Department of the Belarusian Finance Ministry signed a contract with the consortium of Emperor Technology (China) and X Infotech (Latvia) on buying equipment and software for making biometric documents in Belarus, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Interior Ministry website. The consortium of Emperor Technology (China)… Read More »

Belarus – TIBO 2018 in Minsk to present over 90 R&D, innovative products

By | May 11, 2018

MINSK, 11 May (BelTA) – Over 90 R&D and innovative products will be presented during the 25th international forum on information and communication technologies TIBO 2018, which will take place in Minsk on 14-18 May, the press service of the State Science and Technology Committee of Belarus told BelTA. These products will be presented at the committee’s collective… Read More »

Belinvestbank JSC enables acceptance of JCB Cards in Belarus

By | January 16, 2018

Minsk and Tokyo, Jan 16, 2018 – (ACN Newswire) – Belinvestbank JSC (“Belinvestbank”), a leading bank in Belarus, and JCB International Co., Ltd. (“JCBI”), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., launch acceptance of JCB Cards at ATMs and POS terminals. Belinvestbank is the first bank in Belarus to start acceptance of JCB card. Belinvestbank’s wide acquiring network has… Read More »

Belarusians to Receive Biometric Passports in 2019

By | April 12, 2017

“I think that in 2019 we will start to issue the first biometric ID-passports. The procedure for obtaining them is under control by the Interior Ministry,” Syarhei Papkou, Minister of Communications and Information, said in the BelTA press center. The State Border Committee spoke about the introduction of biometric passports already in 2013. Last year, the Ministry of… Read More »