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E-passport to premiere in January, government says

  • Mustaqim Adamrah

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, December 2 2010 | 11:09 am

Indonesians will have two passport options starting in January of next year – the existing passport and a new version with a chip that contains the passport holder’s information.

The passport with the chip, dubbed the e-passport, will be mandatory by 2015 as required by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) following its implementation in a number of ICAO member countries...