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TAG-Domains becomes accredited registrar for Oman country-code Top-Level Domain

Providing domain name services compliments AGIP existing services of brand protection and intellectual property rights protection

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Domain Names (TAG-Domains), a subsidiary of Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP), and an Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) accredited registrar signified a new milestone in its history and became an accredited registrar for the country code top-level domains (ccTLDs) of Sultanate of Oman (.om) and (.عمان).

Receiving accreditation from the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of Oman authorizes TAG-Domains to add (.OM) and the internationalized ccTLD of Oman (.عمان) domain offerings in addition to its existing list of legacy gTLDs, select new gTLDs, and global ccTLDs.

During a special press conference organized in Muscat last week by the TRA of Oman to announce the accreditation of AGIP, Mr. Mahmoud Lattouf, Executive Director of TAG-Domains, carried out a presentation on TAG-Domains, highlighting the services offered by TAG-Domains, and its commitment to serve and advance the development of the domain names industry in the public interest. He also explained that providing domain name services compliments AGIP existing services of brand protection and intellectual property rights protection, he highlighted that AGIP was the first intellectual property firm to become an ICANN accredited registrar. AGIP through its global presence is able to serve clients in all countries.

During the press conference, Mr. Sulieman Al Rawahi, responsible for managing the Domain Names Department at Oman TRA presented a summary of the domain names registration project and reviewed the TRA’s efforts in promoting the internet domain names project and developing the procedures and regulations governing the registration in the project.

About AGIP:

A member of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP), is the leader in Intellectual Property protection services in the world. AGIP provides an extensive range of IP services for the protection, commercialization and enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights, covering patents, trademarks, designs, copyrights and domain names.