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CentralNic the registry partner of DotConnectAfrica Powers First New Top-Level Domains Announced by ICANN

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According to a press release today by CentraNic which is One of the world's pioneering domain registries, CentralNic provides registry services and strategic consultancy for new TLDs, ccTLDs and its own portfolio of 29 global domain extensions, Two Arabic-language Top-Level Domains ("TLDs") applied for by The Ooredoo Group have been approved today by domain name regulator ICANN. "The Ooredoo Group is a visionary company and a leader in innovation not only in the Arabic-speaking world, but globally," Mr. Crawford said. "We are delighted to congratulate them on taking a leadership position in the next developmental stage of the internet." Adding the names .QatarTelecom and .Mozaic in Arabic script into the domain name system as substitutes for TLDs such as "dot com" and "dot net" repre...

Hurricane domain names being registered and sold online ahead of anticipated 2013 storm season

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list of 2013 storm monikers is a hot topic online even though it’s only March. Internet speculators are registering domain names for future hurricanes, anticipating heavy traffic and potential profits if one makes history like Sandy. The domain, HurricaneAndrea.com is already taken. In fact, multiple domain names have been registered for each 2013 storm, from Andrea through Wendy. “It’s like buying a lottery ticket,” said Andrew Allemann, editor at DomainNameWire.com. “You make a guess and if it turns out that Hurricane Andrea is one of the big storms of the year, people will go to that domain. We can call it distasteful, but it’s not illegal to buy a domain name of a disaster and try to sell it. It’s just kind of sad.” source

DotConnectAfrica Congratulates the new President of Kenya, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta

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(Press Release) - Mar. 14, 2013 - UPPER HILL, Nairobi, Kenya -- DotConnectAfrica Trust (DCA Trust), and its affiliate DCA Registry Services (Kenya) Ltd. is pleased to extend a very warm congratulations to the president-elect of the Republic of Kenya, His Excellency, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta and His Deputy, H.E. Mr. William Ruto. The Kenyatta name is deeply rooted in the history of the independence struggle of Kenya as a sovereign nation. DCA Registry Services (Kenya) Ltd have observed that the recent successful elections were generally acknowledged to be free and fair, and conducted in a peaceful manner, and the results of the recent national elections will pave the way forward for Kenya towards a new era of peace, national reconciliation, political stability and economic development. Adap...
DotConnectAfrica Congratulates the new President of Kenya, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta

DotConnectAfrica Congratulates the new President of Kenya, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta

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(Press Release) - Mar. 14, 2013 - UPPER HILL, Nairobi, Kenya -- DotConnectAfrica Trust (DCA Trust), and its affiliate DCA Registry Services (Kenya) Ltd. is pleased to extend a very warm congratulations to the president-elect of the Republic of Kenya, His Excellency, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta and His Deputy, H.E. Mr. William Ruto. The Kenyatta name is deeply rooted in the history of the independence struggle of Kenya as a sovereign nation. DCA Registry Services (Kenya) Ltd have observed that the recent successful elections were generally acknowledged to be free and fair, and conducted in a peaceful manner, and the results of the recent national elections will pave the way forward for Kenya towards a new era of peace, national reconciliation, political stability and economic development. Adapted ...
DotConnectAfrica Congratulates the new President of Kenya, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta

DotConnectAfrica Congratulates the new President of Kenya, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta

Business
(Press Release) - Mar. 14, 2013 - UPPER HILL, Nairobi, Kenya -- DotConnectAfrica Trust (DCA Trust), and its affiliate DCA Registry Services (Kenya) Ltd. is pleased to extend a very warm congratulations to the president-elect of the Republic of Kenya, His Excellency, Mr. Uhuru Kenyatta and His Deputy, H.E. Mr. William Ruto. The Kenyatta name is deeply rooted in the history of the independence struggle of Kenya as a sovereign nation. DCA Registry Services (Kenya) Ltd have observed that the recent successful elections were generally acknowledged to be free and fair, and conducted in a peaceful manner, and the results of the recent national elections will pave the way forward for Kenya towards a new era of peace, national reconciliation, political stability and economic development. Adapted ...