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Wallonia not interested in domain name

Tuesday 19 June 2012 | 12:51 CET | News
The Belgian region of Wallonia deliberately chose not to register for a .wallonie domain name, citing high costs, DataNews reported. Both .vlaanderen and .brussels did. Wallonia minister president Rudy Demotte said costs could have run to EUR 500,000-800,000. We thought it better to invest into quality content," Demotte added. At this moment, seven regions in Europe have registered for a domain name, including Spain's Catalunia, France's Aquitaine, Corsica, Alsace, the UK's Wales and Belgium's Flanders and Brussels.

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