Newsletter (8 April 2019)
Recent Updates:

■ Next APTLD Meeting: APTLD76, Iskandar Puteri, Malaysia, 5-6 September 2019
Meeting WebsiteOnline RegistrationAgenda (5 Apr 2019)
■ Working Group on StratPlan Created and Held its First Meeting View
■ Call for an APTLD Sponsored Fellowship to EuroSSIG-2019 View

Facebook posts: Members’ News -.VN, .LA & .RU View

Members News

(.AU auDA)
auDA announces further phases of public consultation for policy reform

You're invited: auDA Associate Membership launch

What is DDoS?

How the DevOps culture at Afilias is working to support .au

(.CC/.TV Verisign)
Internet Grows to 348.7 Million Domain Name Registrations in the Fourth Quarter of 2018

Verisign to Report First Quarter 2019 Financial Results

Unexpected Effects of the 2018 Root Zone KSK Rollover

HKIRC - eNews Mar 2019

(.NZ InternetNZ)
Have your say: a better .nz Domain Name Commision

Domain Name Commission’s Independent Review

DNC Newsletter March 2019

Domain Name Commissioner's response to Christchurch terrorist attacks

Emergency response to Christchurch Terrorist Attacks

Broadband pricing controversy shows compromise needed

“This is your home and you should have been safe here”

Our New Zealand online:

New plan, renewed focus, new roles

(.QA Qatar Domain Registry, CRA)
CRA Participates in the Governmental Advisory Committee Meeting of the ICANN

CRA Attends the World Summit on the Information Society Forum 2019 in Geneva

France catching up on GeoTLDs

Netnod set to transform interconnectivity throughout the Nordics

New interconnection service from Netnod and NIX will transform peering in the region

(.ME DoMEn)
What Does it Feel Like to Leave your 9-to-5 Job to Travel

Become the Official 2019 Blogger!

Less Is More – SBRO Safe Browsing Ad Blocker Protects Your Online Privacy

(.RU Coordination Center for .RU/.РФ)
Cyber Dictation to mark 25 years of .RU domain in 12 Russian regions

RIGF 2019: Internet evolution, new technology and women’s role in IT

Internet Development Fund joins Memorandum on Cooperation in Cybersecurity

Andrei Vorobyov: We must stick together to counteract the illegal use of domain names

Supporting the EcoInternet of the Future contest kicks off

Winners of IP & IT LAW competition will receive awards at RIF-2019

APrIGF: 2019 Fellowship Results

Call For Workshop Proposals (Extended)

IXPs in Asia and Europe remote peer for first time, open door for future collaboration

Register for IPv6 Deployment workshop at bdNOG 10

Register for Network Security workshop, Lao PDR

APNIC visits China for Internet 25th anniversary

New contact update feature in MyAPNIC

Talking underwater: Recent developments in Asia Pacific subsea communication

Register for IPv6 Deployment workshop, Kolkata, India

Talking underwater: Papua New Guinea

The future of undersea Internet cables: Are big tech companies forming a cartel?

Join the APNIC Academy RPKI Deployment webinar

National Cybersecurity Strategies: Commitment to Development

NOG events enable interactions with APNIC Members

Untangling the worldwide mesh of undersea cables

CENTR's General Assembly elects two new Board members

CENTR community raises concerns with e-Evidence proposal

CENTR publishes the third article in its 20th Anniversary publication series

EU Policy Update - March 2019

ITU releases new report on preparatory studies for the 2019 World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19)

At the WSIS Forum 2019, youth, sports and accessibility among areas to be explored in the context of ICTs for Development

The Week in Internet News: Russia Moves Toward Test of Internet Disconnect

Coming Together for an All-Inclusive and Accessible Internet in South Asia

Internet Resilience Discussions at IETF 104

Nominations Open! Jonathan B. Postel Service Award 2019

IoT Security, Privacy Vital from the Outset

The Week in Internet News: U.S. Census Seeks Help with Fake News from Tech Giants

CCAOI-ISOC Delhi Webinar on the Draft National e-Commerce Policy

Celebrating 50 Years of the RFCs That Define How the Internet Works

IGF 2019 2nd OC & MAG Meeting: Open Consultations to be held on Day 2

Australia likely to BAN domaining

CentralNic gets 680,000 AlpNames domains for free, kinda

.com outsells new gTLDs by 2:1 in 2018

Donuts raises prices on most TLDs by up to 9%

ICANN waves goodbye to Adobe Connect over security, pricing

Unexpected Behaviour Observed With DNS Root Servers After Cryptographic Change

Domain Names in 9 Indian Scripts to Be Added to the Root Servers by June

Data Center Hardware and Software Grew by 17% in 2018

Women Now Represent 24% of the Cybersecurity Workforce, Study Finds

Article Expresses Concern That Google and Other Tech Giants are Quietly Buying Up Undersea Cables

Nominet Advises Three Month Countdown Begins For Third-level .UK Registrants To Opt For Second Level Equivalent

Neustar, PIR, Verisign Join NTIA In Battle Against Illegal Opioid Distribution

US Government Reiterates Opposition to Changes to WHOIS Resulting From EU’s GDPR

UK Right of Registration Ends June 25th

EuroDIG 2019 Registration Open


Call for Volunteers: NomCom Review Implementation Working Group

Deadline Extended: Expressions of Interest Sought for Chair of GNSO EPDP on the Temporary Specification for gTLD Registration Data – Phase 2

ICANN Systems Controls Validated by Annual IANA Functions Audit

Updated IDN ccTLD Fast Track Process Including Risk Mitigation Measure Evaluation Released

NextGen@ICANN Application Round for ICANN66 Is Now Open

ICANN Publishes Staff Report On First Consultation on Two-Year Planning Process

Call for presentations at the ccNSO Members Meeting in Marrakech (ICANN65)

.LA joins as newest members of the ccNSO

Current ICANN Public Consultations

GNSO Expedited Policy Development Process (EPDP) on the Temporary Specification for gTLD Registration Data Policy Recommendations for ICANN Board Consideration

Proposal for Hebrew Script Root Zone Label Generation Rules

Proposed Renewal of .info Registry Agreement

Proposed Renewal of .org Registry Agreement

Proposed Renewal of .asia Registry Agreement

Proposed Renewal of .biz Registry Agreement