Eurostar launches face scanners. Goodbye passports!

Soon passengers boarding the Eurostar won't need to present their passports as the cross-Channel rail operator prepares to introduce facial recognition technology. The scheme is similar to facial recognition technology in place at major airports including London's Heathrow and Shanghai's Hongqiao. Fotografie de Paul IJsendoorn pe Pexels.com Set to launch in March 2021, the Eurostar … Continue reading Eurostar launches face scanners. Goodbye passports!

The European Commission calls for the borders to remain closed for travel until the summer

The European Commission on Friday called on Schengen member states and Schengen-associated states to extend the temporary restriction on non-essential travel to the EU by another 30 days until 15 June, according to a Commission statement.The Commission points out that the situation caused by the coronavirus pandemic remains fragile, both in Europe and worldwide, even … Continue reading The European Commission calls for the borders to remain closed for travel until the summer