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UAE launches first single-letter government domain name for official portal

Tuesday 23 July 2019 | 09:46 CET | News
The government of the UAE has launched the new domain name of its official portal, becoming the first government domain in the world composed of a single letter (U). The name is composed of the initials of the UAE. The first letter is the domain name, while the second and third letters form the UAE's country code Top Level domain ".ae".

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Countries: United Arab Emirates
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