Newsletter (3 June 2019)
Recent Updates:

■ Next APTLD Meeting: APTLD76, Iskandar Puteri, Malaysia, 5-6 September 2019
Meeting WebsiteOnline RegistrationAgenda (31 May 2019)
■ APTLD76 Fellows Selected View
■ APTLD Fellow to EuroSSIG Selected View
■ Call for an APTLD Sponsored Fellowship for APIGA 2019 View
■ Call for APTLD Executive Fellowship View

■ Letter from Stephen Deerhake, the DSPWG Chair to Ai-chin Lu, the APTLD Chair View

Facebook Posts:
• A new, groundbreaking develpment for the APTLD community - .PG and .NZ have signed an MoU to promote bilateral ties and cooperation:
• Just if you have a 3K to spare, waste no time, Thnic's new smart marketing move:
• Applications for the 4th Asia Pacific Internet Governance Academy (APIGA) 2019 are now open until 7 June 2019:
• UASG Salutes Don Hollander for His Contributions:
• IETF LLC has begun the public phase of search for a permanent IETF Executive Director:
• Worth an envy (though positive one): "Looking at where CENTR and its members are now, we've got every reason to feel proud"
• On Thursday 30 May 2019 from noon UTC onwards, ccNSO travel funding is available for a limited set of travelers for ICANN66, taking place between 2 and 7 November 2018 in Montréal, Canada:
• Second-level .au domains ARE coming soon:

For all the posts:

Members News

(.AU auDA)
Implementation policy for second level .au domain names approved
Registrant Review Panel Decision RRP 20191886

Consumer alert: Beware of unsolicited emails offering similar domain names

Event recap: Girls in Tech Catalyst Conference 2019

Protecting your organisation against social engineering

(.CC/.TV Verisign)
Top 10 Trending Keywords in .com and .net Registrations in April 2019

Verisign Q1 2019 Domain Name Industry Brief: Internet Grows To 351.8 Million Domain Name Registrations In The First Quarter of 2019

JPRS received 2018 assessment report from JPNIC regarding the performance in fulfilling the responsibilities as JP Domain Name registry.

Press Release issued by TRA in cooperation with Huawei

Omantel and OBC signed contracts with the first batch of SMEs under LMC Project

(.QA Qatar Domain Registry, CRA)
CRA Issues the First Temporary Authorization in the Region for Ambulances Emergency Warning System

CRA Publishes Results of Quality of Service Audit of Mobile Networks 2018

CRA Launches an Initiative to Develop and Publish Researches and Studies for ICT Sector Development

(.WF Afnic)
Supervize your business and develop your services with Data

Neustar and JCDecaux North America Partner to Bring Mobile Location Intelligence to Digital and Analog Out-of-Home Advertisers

TRUSTID, a Neustar Company, Partners with Avtex

The Importance of IDN in Local Languages in India: Nitin Wali, Neustar

(.ME DoMEn)
Who Are You Targeting? Learn to Create a Customer Profile

This Just In: Everything You Need to Know about the First Day of Spark.Me 2019

(.RU Coordination Center for .RU/.РФ)
European national TLD registries for creating internet space of trust

Cooperation between Russian and Vietnamese registries will continue

Fighting disinformation is topical issue for entire internet community

.RU is 25: Contests and quizzes for students, and conferences for teachers and parents

New version of the Rules of .RU and .РФ Domain Name Registration comes into force

Blocking illegal online content is a global trend

TLD .RU celebrates 25th anniversary at HostObzor forum

Over 300 people take the Digital Test in Moscow

Celebratory torch for the 25th anniversary of .RU domain passed to the regions

Russians to take Digital Dictation

APrIGF 2019 List of Accepted Workshops

Inter-RIR collaboration produces new product prototype

Taking a hard line on fraud

Event Wrap: LACNIC 31

Detecting anomalies in DNS traffic using machine learning

DNS-OARC 30: Bad news for DANE

Broadcast storms in service provider networks

Network Security and Packet Analysis workshop, btNOG 6

Women in ICT: View from the top provides opportunity to further gender in industry

Public DNS in Taiwan the latest victim of BGP hijack

Ignore misconfigurations at your peril

IPv6 deployment and challenges at SK Telecom

Registry-Registrar Data Group release list of common registration terms and definitions

CENTR publishes its Report on IETF104

Another successful CENTR Jamboree meeting in Amsterdam

The Week in Internet News: San Francisco Bans Use of Facial Recognition by Police

Microsoft Joins MANRS to Improve Routing Security

Middle East Chapters Advocacy Meeting

The Week in Internet News: Broadband Goes to Space

Internet Society Signs Open Letter Opposing GCHQ Ghost Proposal For Weakening Encrypted Communications

Reducing Barriers: A Recap of the Webinar on Digital Accessibility

Taming the world’s tech giants

ITU brings together leaders in artificial intelligence and humanitarian action to leverage AI for good

3rd AI for Good Global Summit targets impact on a global scale

ITU launches new report on artificial intelligence (AI) in broadcasting

Revamped ITU Academy portal launched

3rd OCs & MAG Meeting: Registration OPEN until 2 June

IGF 2020 MAG Renewal Announcement

NGOs, Academics Warn Against EU’s Deep Packet Inspection Problem, at Least 186 ISPs Breaking Rules

Microsoft Sees Serious Appetite for Revised Privacy Laws in US, Says It's Time to Match EU's GDPR

DDoS Storm Is Coming, Warn Researchers Noting an 84% Surge in the First Quarter of 2019

US Huawei Ban Threatens Internet Access in Rural Areas, Some Providers May Fold

SpaceX Succeeds in Launching Its First Full Batch of Starlink Internet Satellites

NZ’s DNC Enters 4th MoU With PNG To Cooperate and Share Knowledge

CentralNic Global Expansion Continues As It Acquires Australian Reseller TPP Wholesale

.EU Registrations Continue To Drop Due To Brexit Fears

EURid inks trademark protection deal for non-trademark owners

.com zone tops 140 million

Major registries posting “fabricated” Whois data

.icu gets China nod as it tops 900,000 regs

New gTLDs slip again in Q1

PIR Launch ORG Impact Awards

Czech Registry CEO Joins RIPE Board


ICANN and PTI Publish U.S. Tax Returns for Fiscal Year Ending 30 June 2018

Call for Expressions of Interest for 2020 | Nominating Committee Chair and Chair-Elect

Evolving the Governance of the Root Server System

ICANN Publishes a Revised Draft Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2021-2025

Get Ready for ICANN65 Prep Week

Call for Volunteers: Implementation Review Team for Registration Data Policy Implementation

The .tr ccTLD Manager joins as newest member of the ccNSO

Apply for ccNSO travel funding for ICANN66, Montréal

Current ICANN Public Consultations

Label Generation Rules for the Root Zone Version 3 (RZ-LGR-3)

Evolving ICANN’s Multistakeholder Model

Study on Technical Use of Root Zone Label Generation Rules

Process Proposal for Streamlining Organizational Reviews

Evolving the Governance of the Root Server System