Newsletter (17 June 2019)
Recent Updates:
■ Next APTLD Meeting: APTLD76, Iskandar Puteri, Malaysia, 5-6 September 2019
Meeting WebsiteOnline RegistrationAgenda (14 June 2019)
■ APTLD Working Papers Series NO.1: Re-delegation of .VU - An Experience from the Southern Pacific View (Ordinary Members Only)

Facebook Posts:
• C'mon join the ride on the Marrakech express:
The ICANN65-Marrakech schedule website is now published:
• The Gransy s.r.o. team has just contributed to a DNS event in Luanda, Angola. Link
• “Don’t say it’s a fine morning or I’ll shoot ya.” -- India’s largest registrar goes insolvent, gets suspended
• Thank you, NITPAA, for referrring to APTLD in your recent newsletter for May 2019 ( We are always happy to provide our humble assistance to our colleagues and friends in Afghanistan.
• .TW : a phenomenal growth, peculiar pricing policies, uncertain prospects:
• An important step towards universal terminology and metrix for ccTLDs:…/standards/registration-metrics/
• An interesting case of an utmost transparency with the court of law touching on a very controversial practice and .NZ making an effort to protect customers'' rights: New Zealand’s ccTLD Taking on DomainTools in Court – Video
• Change of the Boss of all bosses at AFNIC: Afnic’s Board of Trustees has elected its new President
• Well done, LANIC:
If Don Hollander is reading it now, his eyes are wet from joy and pride. APTLD, too, wipes a couple of tears, as we-just a little bit-contributed to this milestone achievement. Oh, and our warmest congrats to the. EU team and our dear friend Giovanni Seppia. Bravissimo, maestro!

For all the posts:

Members News

(.AU auDA)
Have Your Say: DNSSEC Policy and Practice Statement

Registrant Review Panel Decision 20191737

How to transfer your .au domain name

Direct registration is coming to .au

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

(.KZ KazNIC)
Caution, fraudulent mailing for payment

(.NZ InternetNZ)
Making the Internet a better place, one conference at a time

DNC newsletter May 2019

Current Vacancies

Improvement of the WHOIS Function

Announcement : Launching the new advanced feature Frequency Management Automated System

(.WF Afnic)
Afnic’s Board of Trustees has elected its new President

Election of a new representative of the International College to Afnic's Board of Trustees

Afnic reveals the results of its study of the world's domain name market in 2018

Afnic enhances and simplifies the handling of identity theft complaints

Afnic at the Lyon Trade Fair for Entrepreneurs

(.ME DoMEn)
Make Room for Some More Spark.Me 2019 Awesomeness – Day Two Recap Is Here!

Use YouCanBook.ME to Provide Your Customers a Seamless Booking Experience

The Story of Jay Shetty and Wisdom Going Viral

Netnod comments on Ministry of Finance study on EU consumer protection regulation

(.RU Coordination Center for .RU/.РФ)
Only 37% of Russians know how to resist cyber fraudsters

Modern cybersecurity threats discussed at ENOG 16

Summer assignment for professionals and beginners

The trailer for the film Internet for Everyone featured at SPIC 2019


Event Wrap: ICANN APAC-TWNIC Engagement Forum

IPv6 in 2019: Where to from here?

100% by 2025: China getting serious about IPv6

Nominations now open for 2019 NRO NC Election

Increased capacity and deployment is shifting perspective about IPv6 in China

Large European routing leak sends traffic through China Telecom

Happy Birthday BGP

Moving control to the endpoints: Motivations, challenges, and the path forward

Register now for Network Monitoring and Packet Analysis workshop in Brisbane

Network protocols and their use: BGP and DNSSEC

Network protocols and their use: Deployment considerations

Network protocols and their use: Security and privacy

Preparations in full swing for first Mongolia NOG meeting

Cybersecurity training series builds skills and regional cooperation

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

CENTR's Marketing Working Group elects a new co-chair

EU Policy Update - May 2019

Global E-waste Statistics Partnership launches to help address global e-waste challenge

3rd AI for Good Global Summit gives rise to ‘AI Commons’

Vanuatu to welcome ITU’s Global Symposium for Regulators

The Week in Internet News: Germany Considers Banning Encryption on Chat Apps

Want to Make a Difference in Your Community? Apply for a Beyond the Net Medium or Large Grant

On the 7th World IPv6 Launchiversary, How About Listening to a Podcast About IPv6?

Turn the Internet Back On in Sudan, and Keep It On

Hong Kong Chapter: Why Aren’t There More Women in Tech?

The Week in Internet News: Better Broadband Boosts Employment

Americans Deserve Better User Privacy

IGF 2019 Selected Workshops

IGF Received Workshop Proposals, Open Forums, Day 0 Events, DC Sessions, NRIs Sessions & IGF Village

A New Project Called Handshake Wants to Decentralize DNS, Says It's Unlike Previous Attempts

Domestic Internet of Russia, Iran Far Deeper Kind of Fragmentation, More Physical Than Seen Before

Google Reported to Be Pushing Trump Administration for Exemption on Huawei Ban, Citing Security Risk

Meeker Report: Global Internet User Growth Slowing Down

Greece Announces Plans to Install Free Public Wi-Fi Nationwide

Notorious Hacker Group XENOTIME Expands Its Targeting Beyond Oil and Gas to Electric Utility Sector

ccTLDs Account For Two-Thirds Of All European Domains While At Least Half New gTLDs Loss Making: Afnic Report

ICANN To Hold Domain Name Industry Stakeholder Training Before NamesCon in Portugal

Pre-ICANN65 Policy Report Now Available

Uniregistry Domain Name Sales Up 50% to $50.1m in 3 Years

Confusing The Similarity Of Trademark Law In Domain Name Disputes

Participate in ICANN65 GNSO Policy Webinar and Morning Briefing on 17 June

New gTLD registry is latest billion-dollar unicorn

.wang cut off with Chinese red tape

Dodgy registrars could be banned from .org promotions

Time for some more ICANN salary exposure


ICANN Extends Call for Expressions of Interest for 2020 Nominating Committee Chair and Chair-Elect through 5 July 2019

Draft Financial Assumptions & Projections and Operating Initiatives for the development of Fiscal Years 2021-2025 Operating & Financial Plan

ICANN Publishes Results of Five-Year NextGen@ICANN Survey

Proposed IANA SLAs for Publishing LGRs/IDN Tables

Revisions to the ICANN Bylaws re SSAC and RSSAC Leadership

Fundamental Bylaws Amendment Proposal – IANA Naming Function Review

ICANN Announces Successful String Evaluation for the European Commission and Laos IDN ccTLDs

Adopted FY20 Budget and Five-Year Operating Plan Update To Take Effect on 1 July 2019

Non-Contracted Party House (NCPH) Election Procedures for Board Seat #14

Emoji Study Group Seeks Input and Feedback on its Final Draft Report

ICANN66 ccNSO Travel Funding applications closed

ccNSO Council Minutes, 23 May

ccNSO Activity Summary May 2019

Current ICANN Public Consultations

Non-Contracted Party House (NCPH) Election Procedures for Board Seat #14

Study on Technical Use of Root Zone Label Generation Rules

Process Proposal for Streamlining Organizational Reviews

Fundamental Bylaws Amendment Proposal – IANA Naming Function Review

Revisions to the ICANN Bylaws re SSAC and RSSAC Leadership

Proposed IANA SLAs for Publishing LGRs/IDN Tables

Draft Financial Assumptions & Projections and Operating Initiatives for the development of Fiscal Years 2021-2025 Operating & Financial Plan

Evolving the Governance of the Root Server System