Domain “RUS” approved by ICANN
Statement of the company “Russian Names” on the first domain “Rus”, note the first Cyrillic domain, passed a preliminary assessment of the International Corporation «ICANN». As a result of this procedure, the company received a carte blanche to the embodiment of his ideas, a separate top-level domain zone – RUS, in life.
Director of “Russian Names” Sergey Sharikov happily announced that the domain “RUS” successfully completed the most complex and extremely important period in the formation – the application for registration is pending ICANN. Will spend many more such events for the launch of top-level domain at all times, from the beginning of the Internet era, remains difficult and time consuming task. It is assumed that the domain “RUS” unite Russian-speaking Internet users.
Seven highly qualified experts ICANN will produce analysis and preliminary assessment of “newly” domain, comparing it with others: find out its similarity with existing domains, information about the manufacturer, logistical side. As a result, the application will either be approved or rejected, and possibly postponed for consideration for a longer period, in view of the lack of information.
Program registration of new domain so-called top-level «New gTLD» was launched back in 2012. In the same year an international corporation «ICANN» from 50 countries were received, at least about two thousand applications for the opening of top-level domains. Among them, only 8 applications from Russian companies. In winter 2012 the draw. It took part and the domain “RUS” get a room №56. Because of this, by the end of 2013, the domain “RUS” should fully work.