Miit

  • MMX: three gTLDs approved for sale in Beijing

    … Beijing’s 22 million inhabitants. MMX added that 188,764 different .vip sites, of the over 600,000 in its zone file, are currently indexed by Chinese search engine Baidu. It also said that it plans to start selling Chinese-script internationalized domain names in .vip (in IDN.ascii format) in November. Tweet Tagged: .ltd, .shop, .vip, bca, china, donuts, gmo, miit, mmx …

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  • Uniregistry and Neustar have TLDs approved in China

    … China’s April batch of approved TLDs has been released, featuring three domains from Neustar and Uniregistry. Neustar had its longstanding, 2000-round .biz pass regulatory scrutiny, while Uniregistry’s .link and .auto have also been approved. While .auto is managed by Cars Registry, a joint venture with XYZ.com, its stablemates .car…

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  • China approves more Donuts, Afilias gTLDs

    … were delegated following the 2000 and 2003 new gTLD application rounds and .kim and .red from the 2012 round. Donuts simultaneously was cleared for .ltd, .group, .游戏 (“game”), .企业 (“business”), .娱乐 (“entertainment) and .商店 (“store”). The approvals more than double the number of new gTLDs in Latin script to get the nod from MIIT, in what now…

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  • .xyz, .club and .vip get the nod to sell in China

    … The Chinese government has granted licenses to operate in the country to its first tranche of new gTLDs — .vip, .club and .xyz. The agreements mean that Chinese registrars will be able to give their Chinese customers the ability to actually use their domains for web sites. It also means the companies will be obliged to censor domains…

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