• XYZ fighting red tape to serve Chinese customers

    … XYZ.com is trying to become one of the first non-Chinese gTLD registries to be able to sell unhindered into the Chinese market, in the face of Draconian government regulations. The company has filed a Registry Services Evaluation Process request with ICANN — the first of its kind — that would let it use a gateway service, based in China…

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  • Draconian Chinese crackdown puts domain industry at risk

    … and Information Technology over a decade ago but not really enforced since. As I reported in December, Donuts was facing problems launching its Chinese-script gTLDs due to this red tape. MIIT announced in 2012 that new gTLD applicants would need licenses to sell into China. According to Allegrevita, which until recently was working heavily…

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