WHAT CAN LATIN AMERICA LEARN FROM THE ISRAELI OPEN INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM?

With a small territory, located in one of the most historic and troubled regions of the planet, and almost 8 million inhabitants, Israel is one of the largest centers of technological and scientific innovation in the world and a real factory of technology and entrepreneurship. In 40 years, Israel went from an agriculture-based economy to [...]

Biometric visa, border control system approved

Panama's cabinet has greenlighted the public safety ministry to pay almost US$7mn to local firm OTI Panamá for the provision, design, set-up and integration of a biometric visa system, and software and hardware of an electronic border control system, local press reported. OTI Panamá has been operating for two months. According to the official gazette, [...]