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

    … such a letter, when last July .tata became the final new gTLD application to pass through evaluation. However, senior officials at Morocco’s industry of trade started kicking up a fuss last September, denying any such non-objection had been given. In exchanges of letters with ICANN over the last few weeks, Morocco has elaborated. It now claims…

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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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