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''ALAC Statement

Proposed Renewal of .asia Registry Agreement



  1. Phase 1. Develop First Draft
    100% complete

    Ended: 1 Apr 2019

  2. Phase 2. Open for Comment
    100% complete

    Ended: 16 Apr 2019

  3. Phase 3. Finalize Final Draft
    100% complete

    Ended: 2 May 2019

  4. Phase 4. ALAC Vote
    100% complete

    Ended: 7 May 2019

  5. Phase 5. Submission
    100% complete

    Submitted: 7 May 2019

Submitted a Statement

Submission due: 7 May 2019 23:59 UTC


Purpose: The purpose of this public comment proceeding is to obtain community input on the proposed renewal agreement for the 2006 .asia Registry Agreement (herein referred to as .asia renewal agreement). This renewal proposal is a result of bilateral discussions between ICANN and dotAsia Organisation Limited, the registry operator for the .asia top-level domain (TLD). Current Status: The current .asia registry agreement (herein referred to as current .asia agreement) will expire on 25 March 2020 as indicated in Amendment 7. Per Section 4.2 of the current .asia agreement, it shall be renewed upon the expiration of the term set forth in Section 4.1 and Amendment 7 of the current .asia agreement. Next Steps:See public comment in

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