On 21 June 2018, the APTLD Board held its regular
teleconference meeting and considered a range of matters. A summary
of the meeting is published in this Communiqué.
of GM’s Update on Progress in Preparations for APTLD74
The Board noted with satisfaction a potentially strong turnout for the
Meeting and appreciated the host’s efforts to arrange a smooth entry visa
procedure for the Meeting participants.
APTLD75 Agenda Bashing
The Board considered the updated draft APTLD75 Agenda and agreed with
suggestions on its items, which should be subject to further consideration and
updates in consultations with APTLD members.
of RNIDS’s Application for Associate Membership in APTLD
The Board considered an application for Associate
Membership submitted by RNIDS, the registry for the ASCII ccTLD and IDN ccTLD
of the Republic of Serbia and unanimously voted for its accession in APTLD as
an Associate Member.
Consideration of GM’s Memorandum
on Cessation of .NF’s Membership in APTLD
The Board considered GM’s
submission and concluded that as the .NF registry has failed to stay in
communication with APTLD and has not responded to numerous invitations to
restore such communication within suggested timelines, and to pay the
membership fee, its membership in APTLD should be terminated effective of 21
The Board emphasized
that APTLD would welcome the .NF registry back, should it elect to seek
Consideration of the GM’s Update
on the State and Execution of the 2017 APTLD Budget and Update on the 2018
Membership Fee Collection Campaign
The Board received
GM’s update on the matter and noted with satisfaction that that the budget is
in line with the original projections and expressed its appreciation of
Members’ commitment and support.
The Board also
considered a number of other administrative matters.