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  Cheshvan 29, 5769 , 27/11/08

HP to Unveil Smart Card Israeli IDs

Technology giant Hewlett Packard (HP) is set to sign a contract with Israel's Interior Ministry to provide digital I.D. "smart cards" on December 1. Interior Minister Meir Shitreet, Interior Ministry Director General Aryeh Barr, General Accountant Shuki Oren, Director General of HP Israel Yehoshua Bakula, and head of the population registry and border control Yaakov Genot will all take party in the signing ceremony. 

Technological details will be released at the ceremony.

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