Half a million new e-passports arriving by early March

By Sami Zaptia.

London, 23 February 2016:

The Ministry of Interior has today announced that a shipment of 571,000 new blue e-passports will start arriving as of next Sunday 6th March.

There will also be 150 cameras, printers and other accessories arriving as part of the shipment which will be distributed across the various passport offices.

The Ministry also announced that there will be a new procedure put in place to help speed up passport applications for the ill and elderly.

Online applications for new passports, which are currently halted, will commence as soon . . .

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