28 Apr '12, 3am

#ICANN welcomes these 5 newly certified At-Large structures: ASLE, ISOCTT, BIS, ISOC AM. For more info:

Board approved a resolution (2009.06.26.18) requesting that the GNSO and SSAC , in consultation with staff, convene a working group to study the feasibility and suitability of introducing display specifications to deal with the internationalization of registration data. This request reflected concerns that while standard formats are defined for domain labels, no standard format is required for elements of a domain name registration record (Registration Data), such as contact information, host names, sponsoring registrar and domain name status. In November 2010, the IRD-WG produced an Interim Report requesting community input on several questions relating to possible models for internationalizing Domain Name Registration Data. On 3 October 2011 the IRD-WG posted a draft Final Report in the Public Forum for comment for 45 days. The IRD-WG analyzed the comments received in th...

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icann.org 27 Apr '12, 2am

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domainnamewire.com 28 Apr '12, 2am

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icann.org 28 Apr '12, 12am

ICANN will notify all applicants within the next seven business days whether our analysis shows they were affected by the ...

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icann.org 25 Apr '12, 3pm

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domainnews.com 25 Apr '12, 11am

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icann.org 24 Apr '12, 5pm

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icann.org 24 Apr '12, 3am

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ICANN's Board Chair Inducted into Internet Hall of Fame #ICANN

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icann.org 25 Apr '12, 3am

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thedomains.com 28 Apr '12, 5am

“”Statement by Akram Atallah, COO ICANN will notify all applicants within the next seven business days whether our analysi...

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domainnamenews.com 25 Apr '12, 6pm

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icann.org 22 Apr '12, 7pm

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domainnews.com 25 Apr '12, 11am

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icann.org 21 Apr '12, 10pm

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