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In the News
  • Taiwan's Copyright Act amendment proposal comes under fire May 28, 2013
    Plans to amend Copyright Act to compel Internet service providers to block illegal content on foreign Web sites are being criticized by locals for violating their freedom of speech and rights.
    Ellyne Phneah
  • 'Multi-stakeholder' management of Internet should stay June 15, 2012
    Current framework to govern online space by ICANN, which involves policymakers and industry and technical user groups, necessary and preferred over negotiating balance of international interests, says observer.
    Kevin Kwang
  • Global IPv6 adoption slow to take off June 6, 2012
    Global adoption of IPv6 is slow and shows few signs of accelerating soon. We look at the state of play on the ground in Australia, the UK and Asia, in a round-up from ZDNet reporters around the world.
    Josh Taylor
  • Asia sees uneven IPv6 adoption May 30, 2012
    China and Japan leading region in migrating to new protocol while India and South Korea lagging behind, with user mentality and service availability main reasons for slow uptake, observers note.
    Ellyne Phneah
  • SMBs can reap cost savings with gTLDs November 24, 2011
    Generic top-level domains promise cost savings, particularly in marketing and advertising, for small and midsize businesses but awareness still low, domain registry CEO observes.
    Ellyne Phneah
  • Domain keepers ponder free malware scans August 17, 2011
    Free malware scanning offered to owners of upcoming .xxx top-level domain sets precedence that operators say they're keen to emulate, but observers note that several factors impact effectiveness.
    Vivian Yeo
  • gTLDs can boost APAC biz online standing July 6, 2011
    Regional companies ought to look into using generic top-level domains to boost online presence and better position their brands with customers, say industry insiders. One watcher predicts initial uptake will be slow, however.
    Jamie Yap
  • Uniting World Wide Web with gTLDs June 27, 2011
    Generic top-level domains such as .Asia or .XXX will not lead to fragmented, even gated, Web but can help unite diverse communities with unique views on single platform, says DotAsia CEO.
    Kevin Kwang
  • ICANN to ramp domain name variations dramatically: Business headaches likely June 20, 2011
    ICANN voted to "dramatically increase" the number of Internet address endings from the 22 today. In other words, domains such as .com, .org and .net can multiply into new monikers that can be created in any language or script. Businesses will have to assess ICANN's new system.
    Larry Dignan
  • Councilor: US power over ICANN merely 'moral' June 17, 2011
    Despite inking the Affirmation of Commitments with U.S. marking ICANN as independent entity, it remains under U.S. purview but power country exerts is limited, says ICANN councilor.
    Kevin Kwang
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Awareness and Market Development
  • KeepClicking.Asia April 2014 Issue
    Download the PDF for offline reading.
  • KeepClicking.Asia March 2014 Issue
    Download the PDF for offline reading.
  • Asian Films Awards: The Oscars of Asia
    Inaugurated in 2007, the Asian Film Awards (AFA) celebrates excellence in Asian cinema through the annual presentation of awards to the many diverse talents and films that make up the dynamic film industries of the region. Awards night is a spectacular gathering of celebrities, industry professionals and the media that highlights and publicizes the year’s […]
  • KeepClicking.Asia February 2014 Issue
    Download the PDF for offline reading.
  • 5Years.Asia: Five Year Anniversary Promo
    The “.Asia” TLD was launched in a phased approach between Q3 of 2007 through to Q2 of 2008. To celebrate our 5 Year anniversary — www.5years.asia — a special promotion was launched with registrars. The promotion allowed participating registrars to lower the first year adoption price for new registrants and sparked strong growth for the […]
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