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Title: .vn  
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Subject: .rw, .no, .ye, .yt, .mq
Collection: Country Code Top-Level Domains, Internet in Vietnam, Internet Properties Established in 1994, Telecommunications in Vietnam
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Introduced 1994
TLD type Country Code Top‐Level Domain
Status Active
Registry Vietnam Internet Network Information Center (VNNIC)
Sponsor Vietnam Ministry of Information and Communication
Intended use Entities connected with  Vietnam
Actual use Fairly popular in Vietnam
Structure Names are registered at second level and third level beneath various second‐level categories
Website VNNIC (Vietnamese)
VNNIC (English)

.vn is the country code top‐level domain (ccTLD) for Vietnam.

The domain name registry for .vn is the Vietnam Internet Network Information Center (VNNIC). In 2003, the company Dot VN, Inc. signed an agreement with VNNIC allowing it to market the vn domain name abroad. Nowadays, .vn can be registered all over the world via worldwide .vn accredited registrar system.

Second‐level domains

The .vn domain name may be registered as a ccTLD or country code second‐level domain (ccSLD). Below is a list of ccSLDs under the .vn domain name.

ccSLD Uses commercial business; equivalent to education and training state and government (central and local) establishment and provision of online services organizations involved in political, cultural, and social activities Vietnam-based international organizations organizations and individuals involved in research activities organizations and individuals involved in highly specialized domains organizations and individuals involved in the creation, distribution, and supply of information organizations and individuals involved in pharmaceutical and medical activities proper names of individuals involved in Internet-related activities

External links

  • IANA .vn whois information

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