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Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru slam Amazon domain ruling

Monday 27 May 2019 | 10:42 CET | News
The presidents of Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru jointly denounced last week's decision by the global Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to designate the .amazon internet domain to the e-commerce giant following a 7-year battle. In a joint statement issued after a meeting of the Andean Community bloc, Bolivia's Evo Morales, Colombia's Ivan Duque, Ecuador's Lenin Moreno and Peru's Martin Vizcarra described the decision as setting "a grave precedent by prioritising private commercial interests above the considerations of state public policies, the rights of

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Amazon / Icann
Countries: South America
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