As of 29 October 2012, the domain name
".中妣8250;" (i.e. China in Chinese
characters) is available for separate public registration with
Latin alphabets, Arabic numerals, a combination of the two and/or
inserting a hyphen. This was announced by the China Internet
Network Information Centre ("CNNIC"),
China's national internet network information administrator.
Prior to the announcement, only "Chinese
characters.中妣8250;" could be registered with
CNNIC and ".中妣8250;" could not be
separately registered as it always had to be registered together
with the domain name ".CN".
Currently available China related domain names include the
If you are active in China, we recommend that you register the
China related domain names that you consider relevant to your
business in order to avoid those domain names being taken by other
parties. We are available to assist you with this and related
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