.AFRICA is the first continental gTLD launched in the New gTLD program. Showcase your brand and commitment to Africa’s growth and development to expand your footprint as well as your influence in the region. The Sunrise period began April 4th, 2017 and continues until June 2nd, 2017


Launches within 30 days (bold indicates where dates fall within time frame)

Extension Start Date Order Entry Deadline First-come First-served (FCFS) Registry
 .creditunion 4-May-2017 1-Jun-2017 Yes  CUNA Performance Resources, LLC
 .xn--90ae .БГ (.bg IDN) 8-Feb-2017 4-May-2017 No  REGISTER.BG Ltd
 .health 8-May-2017 5-Jul-2017 No  DotHealth, LLC
 .art 8-Feb-2017 5-May-2017 Yes  UK Creative Ideas Limited
 General Availability
 .realty 24-Apr-2017 N/A Yes  Top Level Spectrum
 .observer 24-Apr-2017 N/A Yes  Top Level Spectrum
 .eco 25-Apr-2017 N/A Yes  Big Room Inc.
 .xn--90ae .БГ (.bg IDN) 7-May-2017 N/A Yes  REGISTER.BG Ltd
 .art 10-May-2017 N/A Yes  UK Creative Ideas Limited

The information provided is intended for informational purposes only and is subject to change without notice.

Weekly Launch Guide April 24, 2017