.РФ Domains Sunrise Registration Launched

.рфToday, November 25, 2009 starting 12.00 MSK trademark holders and state authorities may enjoy .РФ Domains Sunrise Registration as per the approved schedule.

RU-CENTER clients – Russian-named trademark holders may register .РФ domains at 1200 rub (including VAT). Sunrise registration is provided for domain names corresponding to verbal symbols of the trademark registered with respect to goods and services, provided specific requirements are met.

Within the Sunrise registration period trademark holders may submit applications till March 25, 2010, processing of applications will be finished April 8, 2010. Applications for Sunrise registration will be processed in a queue of digital orders made in the “Manage your Account” section. Digital queue will guarantee that all applicants are in equal terms irrespective of the services provided by communications companies. Further details about .РФ Sunrise Registration Procedure are given here.

Please note that .РФ domains registered within the Sunrise registration period will be delegated and become available for use immediately upon placement on the global domain name system’s root servers at the beginning of 2010.

Upon completion of the Sunrise Registration Period from April 20, 2010 registration of .РФ domains will become available for anyone. At the first stage of open registration – from April to June 2010, .РФ domains will be registered through an open Dutch type auction (fixed price registration at maximum price with further scale-down). Fixed prices will be announced in March 2010.

From July 2010 registration of .РФ domains will be available for anyone at a standard price (supposedly at 500-600 rub for a yearly registration).


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