(1 December 2012)
The Registry Agreement specifies a "Process for Consideration of Proposed Registry Services." The following services are specifically identified as having been approved by ICANN prior to the effective date of the Registry Agreement. As such, notwithstanding any other provisions of the Registry Agreement, Registry Operator shall be free to deploy the following services:
- Internationalized Domain Names, in accordance with the letter from Paul Twomey to Geir Rasmussen dated 15 August 2004 (see, http://www.icann.org/en/correspondence/twomey-to-rasmussen-15aug04.pdf [PDF, 22 KB])
- Two-character names shall be released by the Registry Operator for third-level registrations and SLD email addresses only (see, http://www.icann.org/en/minutes/minutes-17jan07.htm "Two Character New Registry Service Proposal from .NAME Registry"