Half-Year Financial Report 2019/20: International Strategy Leads to Sales and Earnings Growth

Maria ZachNews


 “The growth strategy pursued by Österreichische Staatsdruckerei in the international market is gradually beginning to materialise in the company’s figures. The successful implementation of major international orders is making a major contribution to the welcome result,” says Robert Schächter, Chairman of the Management Board. In the first half of 2019/20, foreign sales increased from EUR 2.3 million to EUR 7.1 million compared to the … Read More

OeKB Group now on board of MICK

Maria ZachNews

The OeKB Group (Oesterreichische Kontrollbank) is the latest user of our video-ID-solution MICK („My Identity Check”). The OeKB Group, specialized on export- and capital markets, is now offering their customers to verify their identity easily and completely secure via MICK in more than 137 countries worldwide. With this innovative solution, the old method of verifying the identity of customers by … Read More

Liechtenstein Introduces Digital Identity System Using Technology from Austria

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YOUNIQX Identity AG cooperates with Nok Nok Labs and expands security portfolio For the introduction of its new eID system from European Trust Services GmbH, a subsidiary of the Austrian State Printing House and CRYPTAS International GmbH, the Principality of Liechtenstein relies on security know-how and a highly innovative solution from Austria. “Liechtenstein decided to switch from a smartcard- and … Read More

Austrian State Printing House: Cold Wallet Solution Prevents Cryptocurrency Theft

Maria ZachNews

Theft of cryptocurrencies on the rise – growing demand for safe storage solutions – Chainlock protects and secures assets VIENNA, July 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The US cybersecurity company CipherTrace reports that digital currencies amounting to 1.2 billion USD were stolen in the period of January to March 2019 alone. To combat this rise in cryptocurrency theft, secure technologies for storing cryptocurrencies are just as much … Read More

MIA wins Prize in Competition on Innovations for Africa

Maria ZachNews

The digital ID app MIA of YOUNIQX Identity AG, a subsidiary of the Austrian State Printing House, won the “Africa Innovation Challenge“ organised by the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber. In the course of the Austrian Export Day 2019 on 25 June, innovative products, solutions and services suitable for use in Africa were selected by an international jury consisting of high-ranking … Read More

MIA nominated for Identity Innovation Award

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The My Identity App (MIA) developed by the Austrian State Printing House has received yet further international recognition: MIA has been nominated for the IDnext Association Identity Innovation Award. This global award rewards innovation in technology and business models, success in privacy protection, added value for users and stakeholders and the potential impact of the project or product. The IDnext … Read More


Maria ZachNews

Secure digital identity With its My Identity App (MIA), the Austrian State Printing House has developed a globally unique product for secure identity in the digital world. MIA integrates all ID documents and an eID function in one app. Therefore, it is no longer necessary to carry physical documents. No personal data is stored on the smartphone. After activating MIA, … Read More

OeSD at Trustech 2017

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OeSD at international Trustech exhibition Innovations in the areas of secure payment, identification technologies, networks, and secure IDs will be at the centre of the Trustech exhibition in Cannes. Some 13,000 participants from 125 countries and approx. 350 exhibitors are expected –  among them OeSD at booth LER B022. The Austrian State Printing House will present its digital ID app … Read More


Maria ZachNews

The Economic Community of West African States launched a project to upgrade their existing hand written laissez-passer documents to electronic travel documents meeting ICAO standards. The Austrian State Printing House (OeSD) was awarded the contact based on their secure and cohesive end-to-end concept and their appealing design of the documents. Each of the 15 ECOWAS member states is represented in … Read More

OeSD is General Contractor for EU laissez-passer for 9 years

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The new laissez-passer issued by the European Union Based on an amended legal background, the laissez-passer issued by the European Union experienced a giant leap from a hand written document to an electronically enabled travel document meeting the latest security standards. At the end of May 2015 the contract was signed with Österreichische Staatsdruckerei GmbH (OeSD) from Austria, who submitted … Read More