Norway bans the Dutch from using dormant .bv

by Kevin Murphy
The Norwegian government has intervened to prevent a deal that would have allowed the sale of .bv domain names in the Netherlands. Norwegian ccTLD registry Norid and Dutch counterpart SIDN said a deal to start using the dormant ccTLD fell apart after the government exercised its right of veto under Norway’s domain regulations. .bv represents Bouvet Island, the remotest island in the world.Read the full article