ICANN Newsletter | Week ending 26 June 2015
News from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
Announcements This Week
25 June 2015 | ICANN is pleased to announce the adoption of the FY16 Operating Plan and Budget by the Board at ICANN 53 in Buenos Aires.
25 June 2015 | Buenos Aires, Argentina… ICANN is pleased to announce the winners of this year's 2015 Multistakeholder Ethos award: Africa Internet pioneer Nii Quaynor and community leader Cheryl Langdon Orr.
24 June 2015 | The Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC) meeting at ICANN53 has issued its Buenos Aires Communiqué.
24 June 2015 | ICANN has announced its FY15 Q4 Stakeholder Call, which will take place on 20 August at 14:00 UTC.
ICANN and Senatics to Increase Coordination and Collaboration on the Domain Name Space In Paraguay and Regionally
23 June 2015 | Buenos Aires, Argentina… Paraguay has taken an important step to bolster its role in developing the emerging industry surrounding the Internet's addressing system, known as the Domain Name System (DNS).
22 June 2015 | Buenos Aires, Argentina… ICANN signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Japan Network Information Center (JPNIC) and Japan Registry Services Co., Ltd. (JPRS) today to forge an alliance fostering greater collaboration on translation.
22 June 2015 | Buenos Aires, Argentina… Indian Minister of Communications and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad announced today India's support for the multistakeholder model of Internet governance, during the opening ceremony of ICANN's 53rd public meeting in Buenos Aires.
Release of Country and Territory Names within the .GLOBAL, .BNPPARIBAS, .BRIDGESTONE and .FIRESTONE TLDs
21 June 2015 | Three (3) Registry Services Evaluation Policy (RSEP) requests were submitted by the registry operators listed below to allow the release of country and territory names for the below TLDs. In total, the requests concern 4 New gTLDs.
20 June 2015 | Members and participants of the Cross Community Working Group on Enhancing ICANN Accountability (CCWG-Accountability) Meet in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 19 June 2015.
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