October 12, 2018
Montenegro: Launch of IDNs under .ME
The .ME Registry has announced the launch of a wide range of IDNs which will be available under .ME from 12 November 2018 (UTC 09:00). These are:
.ME IDN domains will be available on a First-Come First-Served (FCFS) basis. Registration and renewal fees for IDN registrations will be the same as the standard.
Should you wish to place an order, or for further information, please contact your Client Manager or firstname.lastname@example.org
Thailand: Registrations re-open directly under .TH
TH NIC, the registry for .TH domains, is re-opening domain registrations directly under .TH from October 1 to November 15, 2018.
Domain applicants can be any natural person, juristic person, or organisation that is established in Thailand or operates under Thai law. Furthermore the domain must be based on the name of a Private Business, State Enterprise, a Thai registered trademark, or an identical name under .CO.TH. Documentation will be required.
Categories of applications are ranked by highest priority to lowest priority as follows, applicants must specify the category of the application:
Category 1: Trade Mark name
Category 2: Identical name with name under .CO.TH
Category 3: Private Business or State Enterprise name
Qualified applications will be announced on November 16, 2018.
Review of qualified applications will be between November 16 and November 22, 2018.
Approved applications will be announced on November 22, 2018.
Every approved “.th” SLD name will acquire a privilege right to use one “.ไทย”” (dot thai).