31 Aug '17, 3pm

Beijing starts issuing ICPs on new top level domains

Getting approval for registrants to use and host content on new top level domain names in China can be a complicated process for registries. First, they need to get approval from Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). But it doesn’t stop there. The regional communications departments also have to begin allowing registrants who live in their provinces to apply for Internet Content Provider licenses (or ICP) for their individual domains.

Full article: http://domainnamewire.com/2017/08/31/beijing-starts-issui...

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