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Palestine: Sunrise Phase for Arabic Domains Begins

November 3, 2010

The Palestinian National Internet Naming Authority (PNINA) has launched the Sunrise phase of Arabic domain name registration on October 15, 2010. Registration in this phase is open to well-known companies, organizations and trademark holders and is expected to end on November 30, 2010. This phase will be followed by a Landrush (an open registration) phase which is scheduled to start on January 2, 2011. Applications received between November 30 and January 2 will not be considered.

All applications during the Landrush phase will be processed on equal basis and according to the first-come-first-serve principle through PNINA registrars.
 
The following documents will be required to file an Arabic domain name application corresponding to a trademark:

– Application form (Company’s name, address, contact person’s name, e-mail, telephone, mobile, fax, and DNS server)

– Certified copy of the corresponding home registration certificate of the mark.
 
It is worthy to note that local presence is required for the Sunrise phase only.

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