China's country code domain ".cn" is now the world's most commonly used, a state media report said Saturday. The domain had 16.36 million users by the end of 2015, topping Germany's ".de," Xinhua news agency cited new data from the China Internet Network Information Center. The domain is used by all central and provincial government websites in China as well as most telecom companies and commercial banks, Xinhua reported. Multinational companies such as Apple Inc, Microsoft, Samsung and Amazon also own .cn domain names for websites aimed at Chinese consumers. Global country code registrations increased by 8.2 per cent in 2015 with, according to an industry brief by VeriSign.
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Wednesday 22 February 2017 01:01 CET
Divisive and "poisonous" language used by politicians such as US President Donald Trump is putting vulnerable populations at risk and making the whole world a more dangerous place, Amnesty International charged on Wednesday.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 23:09 CET
Canada will resettle 1,200 survivors of the Islamic State campaign to target religious minorities in northern Iraq, Canadian officials announced Tuesday.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 22:28 CET
Milo Yiannopoulos, a controversial editor at the far-right Breitbart news website, resigned Tuesday after the emergence of recordings in which he appears to defend sexual relationships between young boys and older men.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 19:31 CET
The US Department of Homeland Security laid the groundwork Tuesday for mass deportations of immigrants living illegally in the United States under an executive order by President Donald Trump last month.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 19:23 CET
The British public should be able to change their minds on Brexit - just as Prime Minister Theresa May did, the upper chamber of parliament heard Tuesday during a marathon debate on legislation to kick off EU negotiations.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 19:11 CET
Gay rights activists and conservative politicians clashed Tuesday after the chief of Italy's anti-discrimination office quit over allegations that money had been authorized for gay sex clubs.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 19:09 CET
European Union finance ministers in Brussels on Tuesday reached a political agreement on new rules to ensure that multinational corporations do not declare profits in the countries where they pay the least tax but in the countries where they generate it.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 18:15 CET
US President Donald Trump condemned a recent spate of threats against Jewish community targets across the United States, during a visit Tuesday to the newly opened National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 18:03 CET
Finance Minister Zdravko Maric said on Tuesday Croatia could exit the Excessive Deficit Procedure this spring and that it was showing progress in correcting macroeconomic imbalances.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 17:16 CET
Austria plans to create 160,000 jobs in the next three years by subsidizing companies, but the project has raised concerns because it effectively excludes people who recently immigrated from other EU countries.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 17:13 CET
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Tuesday it was not good for Western Balkan countries that some people in the new US administration gave the impression of being against the European Union because those countries needed the prospects of EU membership.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 17:12 CET
A project to create a Croatian edition of Monopoly, in which citizens can participate by submitting proposals and which could become a souvenir for tourists, was presented at a press conference on Tuesday.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 16:38 CET
Bangkok's Indian eatery Gaggan on Tuesday was named the best restaurant in Asia for the third consecutive year by Asia's 50 Best Restaurants.
Tuesday 21 February 2017 16:27 CET
Sixteen Croatian companies will exhibit their products at the 13th IDEX 2017 defence exhibition in Abu Dhabi, to be held on February 19-23.