News from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
Announcements This Week
30 March 2012 | ICANN has developed a system for the batching of applications for new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) if required. According to the Applicant Guidebook if the number of applications significantly exceeds 500, applications will be processed in batches.
30 March 2012 | In order to provide additional time for candidates to apply, ICANN's 2012 Nominating Committee has extended the deadline for Statements of Interest until 16 April 2012 at 23:59 UTC.
29 March 2012 | The window has closed for anyone planning to apply for a new gTLD to register and submit a TLD application request.
27 March 2012 | ICANN has posted for public comment Verisign's proposed agreement for renewal of the 2006 .com Registry Agreement between ICANN and Verisign.
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