Home > slashdot > GoDaddy Follows Google’s Lead; No More Registrations In China

GoDaddy Follows Google’s Lead; No More Registrations In China

March 24th, 2010 03:48 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

phantomfive writes “GoDaddy has announced it will no longer register domain names in China, in response to new requirements that each registrant be photographed, and their business ID number be submitted. GoDaddy’s representative said, ‘The intent of the procedures appeared, to us, to be based on a desire by the Chinese authorities to exercise increased control over the subject matter of domain name registrations by Chinese nationals.’”

Source: GoDaddy Follows Google’s Lead; No More Registrations In China

Related Articles:

  1. China Drops In Domain Registrations From #2 To #4
  2. Wikipedia Hasn’t Forgiven GoDaddy
  3. .XXX Domain Registrations Begins
  4. GoDaddy Up For Auction
  5. The Ascendancy of .co
blog comments powered by Disqus