The CITIC Group (Chinese: 中国中信集团公司, Zhōngguó Zhōngxìn Jítuán Gōngsī), formerly the China International Trust and Investment Corporation, is a state-owned investment company of the People's Republic of China, established by Rong Yiren (榮毅仁) in 1979 with the approval of Deng Xiaoping. Its headquarters are in Chaoyang District, Beijing.
Posts about Citic
  • First live dot-brand switches back to .com

    … CITIC Group, which became the first company to dump .com for its new dot-brand gTLD, has switched back to .com. CITIC, a massive Chinese conglomerate, switched from to in September, but a DI commenter noticed that it’s now back to using Google searches for “citic” were returning the new gTLD as the top hit…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 5 readers -
  • Millions of new gTLD domains to be released as collision blocks end

    … blocks. Roughly 45 new gTLDs have ended their CI periods over the last two days. Here are the Latin-script ones: .bid, .buzz, .cancerresearch, .capetown, .caravan, .cologne, .cymru, .durban, .gent, .jetzt, .joburg, .koeln, .krd, .kred, .lacaixa, .nrw, .nyc, .praxi, .qpon, .quebec, .ren, .ruhr, .saarland, .wang, .webcam, .whoswho, .wtc, .citic…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 4 readers -
  • First company abandons .com for new dot-brand gTLD

    … Wow. Somebody actually did it. CITIC, China’s biggest conglomerate, has started redirecting its established .com domain to its new dot-brand gTLD, .citic. Specifically, it’s redirecting (go on, click it!) to Almost everyone reading this post will agree that as a memorable, attractive domain it’s a step backwards…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncitein Google- 7 readers -