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Jul 07, 2014

.ORGANIC sunrise period begins on August 6, 2014

Global registry services provider Afilias today announced that August 6, 2014, is the sunrise start date for its newest generic top-level domain (gTLD): .ORGANIC.

Jun 25, 2014

Afilias announces start of .BLACK sunrise period

Global registry services provider Afilias today announced that July 22, 2014, is the sunrise start date for its newest generic top-level domain (gTLD): .BLACK.

Black is always in style because it is associated with sophistication, elegance and understated authority. Consequently, an address in the .BLACK domain adds this element of style to every website. Like the classic style of a...

Jun 03, 2014

CIO 100 award program honors Afilias for innovation in its next-generation Internet domain name registry services

Apr 02, 2014

Philipp Grabensee, Chairman of the Afilias Board of Directors, 
brings extensive Internet experience to the DNA

Mar 19, 2014

Global Internet access moves forward with Landrush launch of Chinese Internationalized Domain Names

Global registry services provider Afilias today announced the completion of technical preparations for the Landrush launch of the new Dot Chinese Online (.在线) and Dot Chinese Website (.中文网) top-level domains (TLD).

Mar 15, 2014

Afilias today announced its support for the statements by the Internet technical organizations responsible for coordination of the Internet infrastructure (IETF, IAB, ccTLD ROs, ICANN, ISOC and W3C) regarding the announcement by the...

Mar 12, 2014

Afilias supports new gTLD delegations and registry services for I-REGISTRY

Feb 13, 2014

Afilias announces its first Internationalized Domain Name at the top level

Global registry services provider Afilias today announced that March 14, 2014, is the sunrise launch date for its first Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) at the top level: .移动 (.MOBILE in Chinese).

Feb 13, 2014

Global registry services provider Afilias today announced the sunrise launch dates for three new generic top-level domains (gTLD): .PINK, .RED and BLUE.

With the .PINK, .RED and .BLUE domains, Afilias is the first registry to offer truly colorful ways to express yourself on the Internet. No longer are site owners restrained to drab domain addresses. Now, your Web address can express your individual enthusiasms!