ICANN accredited domain name registrar Ukrnames Ltd and i-DNS.net launched registration for new .УКР и .БЛОГ TLDs in Ukraine. Kiev, Ukraine
General, General Release, 1 December 2008
-- Ukrnames Ltd, ICANN accredited domain name registrar in Ukraine has announced the launch of a new service the registration of Internet Domain Names that are completely in the Ukrainian language and ending with the Top-Level Domain .УКР and .БЛОГ in the Ukrainian Cyrillic script. The novel technology allows the Ukrainian Internet community to use symbols in the Ukrainian alphabet for the registration of domain name addresses ending in .УКР (meaning "Ukrainian" in the Ukrainian language) and .БЛОГ (meaning "Blog" in the Ukrainian language).
This technology has been introduced in Ukraine by Ukrnames Ltd in partnership with i-DNS.net International Pte. Ltd., the pioneer of multilingual domain names that created the Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs). IDNs were commercially deployed since 1999 by i-DNS.net and has since been introduced in in over 60 languages and used by millions of Internet end-users across the globe. The IDN technology, originally developed at the National University of Singapore, was refined by Singapore-based i-DNS.net in response to market-driven demands for a native-language complement to the existing ASCII/Latin Domain Name System.
These new Ukrainian language Domain Names available at the www.ukrnames.com, operated by Ukrnames Ltd.
Together, Ukrnames Ltd and i-DNS.net are proud to enable Ukrainian speaking Internet users for the first time to overcome language barriers in the Internet and are confident that this will have a profound social effect amongst of the Internet users if Ukraine.
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