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.my now Supports 2nd level IDNs in Jawi
2011-02-09 | Jasmina Meiser
.my DOMAIN REGISTRY announced that the Malaysian TLD .my now supports Internationalized Domain Names (IDN) in Jawi (extended Arabic alphabet for the Malay language). Chinese and Tamil IDNs will also be implemented soon.
The launch of Jawi IDNs is separated in three phases. In the current first phase until April 30, 2011, registration of Jawi IDNs is limited to government agencies and government educational entities. In the second phase registration is open to existing .my registrants. With the concluding third phase, Jawi IDNs will be available for the public.