Latest Visa Waiver Program Stories

2014-07-10 20:20:22

Over 70 percent of international customers are now processed through DFW's Automated Passport Control© DFW AIRPORT, Texas, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) has expanded and launched more new services for international travelers and is the only U.S. airport that offers Automated Passport Control© (APC) with automated passport processing for eligible international travelers, customers from all 38 visa waiver countries, customers...

2011-05-12 08:30:00

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the U.S. Travel Association unveiled a plan to create 1.3 million U.S. jobs and add $859 billion to the U.S. economy by 2020 by reforming an antiquated visa process that often drives international travelers to other countries. The heart of U.S. Travel's plan is to increase staffing, reduce visa interview wait times and expand the Visa Waiver Program. "As a nation, we're putting up a 'keep out' sign," said Roger Dow, president and CEO of...

2010-11-02 09:03:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Document Security Systems, Inc. (NYSE Amex: DMC), a leader in optical deterrent technologies and CardLogix, a manufacturer of smart cards and software, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership to create highly secure e-Passport solutions. The two companies are working on combining chip-based encryption and state-of-the-art graphic features that will make e-Passports an extremely fast, effective and accurate means of...

2009-10-15 16:00:00

KIEV, Ukraine, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Pakistan has become the first member country of INTERPOL to waive visa entry requirements for bearers of the new INTERPOL e-passport. The world's leading international police agency issued its first-ever passports to the INTERPOL officials participating in its General Assembly in Singapore this week with 800 global law enforcement officials in attendance. The INTERPOL e-passport will ensure the fastest response by INTERPOL following terrorist...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.