The Internet after Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the regulator of web addresses has entered into a contract with dotShabaka Registry for .shabaka to become the world’s first Arabic new Top-Level Domain (TLD).
The launch of .shabaka, which translates to .web in English, an Arabic script Top-Level Domain is expected mid-year, a report said.
While the suffix is translated to .shabaka for the purposes of writing it in English, the domain n
Dubai eGovernment has applied to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for the dotDubai geographic top level domain (TLD).
Around 1900 organisations applied to ICANN, the US-based global organisation responsible f
The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the UAE has dedicated the currently-commenced phase two of the launch of Arabic top level domain dotEmarat to trademarks, while phase one was dedicated to governmental entities.
The National Information Technology Center (NITC) of Jordan announced the launch of the Kingdom’s Arabic top-level domain (TLD) at the recently concluded Mena ICT Forum 2010 in Amman.
“The face of the internet has been drastically cha