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- 6 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

    … not appear to have activated its matching Chinese-script gTLD, .中信, in the same way, however. Only appears in search results for sites under that TLD. Thanks to Jothan Frakes of NamesCon for the tip. Related posts: Second dot-brand gets ICANN contract Oh no! Cement company withdraws dot-brand bid Two more dot-brand gTLD bids withdrawn …

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncitein Google- 7 readers -
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