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New .swiss domain names: 9’738 applications received

Biel/Bienne, 19.11.2015 – The initial registration period for the new .swiss internet addresses closed on 9 November 2015. 9’738 applications were received. The list of valid candidatures is available from today on the site. Interested parties now have 20 days to submit a rival application or make comments. The Federal Office of Communications OFCOM will assign uncontested addresses at the end of this period and will process disputes. The general phase opens on 11 January 2016 and will allow submission of new applications for .swiss domain names.

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Pascal Jenny, Director Arosa Tourism

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Thomas Amstutz, CEO Feldschlösschen

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