KeNIC has announced that it will run an online Second-Level Domain auction in November 2022. Reminder for all registrants with a .ευ (Greek IDN for EU): the corresponding Greek domain name(s) with the Latin .EU extension (Greek.Latin) will be phased out.
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BTK, the Information Technologies Authority of Turkey, has announced the launch of a new .TR registration system and registry operator Charleston Road Registry (Google) has announced the launch of its 2 new gTLDs, .BOO and .RSVP.
Verisign, the registry operator for the .COM gTLD, will increase the annual fee for .COM domain names . The change in pricing will be effective from 1 September 2022 (04:00 UTC) and will apply to registration, renewal and transfer of registrar domain transactions.
Launch of registrations directly in .AU, CNNIC new rules for registrant validation, and .NET price increase from February 2023
Registry operator DotKids Foundation Limited has announced the launch of its unrestricted new gTLD .KIDS
TH NIC, the registry for .TH domains, has announced the dates for the second round of domain registrations directly under .TH in 2022.
Donuts is in the process of assigning three TLDs (.CHARITY, .GIVES and .FOUNDATION) to Public Interest Registry.
The Israel Internet Association (ISOC-IL), registry operator for Israel’s Latin ccTLD .IL, has announced the launch of the country’s new IDN ccTLD ישראל. (.xn--4dbrk0ce – .ISRAEL in Hebrew).
Registry operator Charleston Road Registry (Google) have announced the launch of their restricted new gTLD .CHANNEL, which has a use requirement and an SSL requirement.