Geographic Names

  • Back in evaluation! Tata dot-brand bid falls foul of Morocco

    … Tata Group, the Indian conglomerate, is to see its application for .tata head back into evaluation, after the Moroccan government denied it had given its approval for the bid. ICANN told the company this week that .tata will have to be reviewed by the Geographic Names Panel for a third time. Tata, as well as the name of the 150-year-old, $100…

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  • “Frustrated” Morocco denies it supported .tata gTLD

    … to tea to cars to IT consulting to airlines. The company does not yet appear to have signed a Registry Agreement with ICANN for .tata. ICANN is to hold its 52nd week-long public meeting in Marrakech, Morocco in February 2015. Related posts: Will India’s biggest dot-brand be blocked? Five gTLDs fail the geo test, but .banque passes IE GACmail? Belgium denies .spa gTLD shakedown …

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