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ICANN Newsletter | Week ending 3 August 2012

3 August 2012

News from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers

Announcements This Week

Period of 02 - 12 August 2012: Public Comment Periods Recently Opened and Approaching Closing Date

3 August 2012 | The Following Public Comment periods are Recently Opened or are approaching their Comment or Reply Period Close dates between 02 - 12 August 2012.

Introducing the GAC Advice Register

30 July 2012 | ICANN and the Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) are pleased to announce the launch of an online register of GAC Advice to the ICANN Board.

ICANN Seeks Input on gTLD Batching

29 July 2012 | At the Prague ICANN meeting, the new gTLD Program Committee decided to terminate Digital Archery, and instructed ICANN staff to proceed with the initial evaluation of applications as quickly as possible.

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