June 9, 2017
.bot Showcased by Amazon Registry as an online space for robots.
The Sunrise, opened for this new gTLD on 31st of May 2017, will end on 14th of July, 2017. During this period, the owners of trademarks registered with the Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH) will be able to register .bot domain names on a first come, first served basis.
.health The Sunrise period for .health will end on 14th of July,2017. Information here. As a reminder, the Sunrise period will be followed by an Industry Access period from the 20th of July to the 30th of November 2017. This period will be reserved to entities operating in the healthcare sector.
The .health will become available to the general public on the 5th of December, 2017.
.bond This new gTLD, with a Sunrise period starting on the 23rd of June, 2017 will be reserved for the Australian University of Bond and its affiliates.
.stockholm The .stockholm will be launched the 15th of June, 2017. Domain name registration and use under this new GTLD will be reserved for the city of Stockholm as well as the companies it manages.
.africa The Sunrise period of this new gTLD, for which IP Twins is accredited, closed the 2nd of June, 2017 with more than 900 domain names registered. More information here.
The .africa is currently going through its Landrush period from the 4th to the 30th of June, 2017. During this period, it is possible to register a .africa domain name by paying a supplementary fee, decreasing on a week by week basis until the 30th of June.
From the 3rd of July, 2017, .africa domains will be available for registration, an additional fee of 150 EUR will apply (500 EUR extra if the domain name is categorized as “premium” by the registry) until the 31st of July, 2017.
.africa domain names will finally be available under standard fees from August 1st, 2017. From this date, the “premium” fee applied by the registry for specific domain names will be fixed at 150 EUR.
Please contact the IP TWINS team at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information regarding domain name registrations of the above-mentioned TLDs.