The International Domain Name (IDN) launch of .Asia will begin on 11 May 2011.
IDN Languages to be launched:
- Chinese (Simplified and Traditional)
1. Sunrise Period 11 May 2011 – 20 July 2011
2. Landrush Period 2 August 2011 – 11 October 2011
Auctions will be held for domains receiving more than one successfully verified application.
The Sunrise Period will allow holders of registered trade marks and later company names (within the DotAsia Community) to secure their domain name before the Landrush Period.