.vn

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.vn
VNNIC
Introduced1994
TLD typeCountry Code Top‐Level Domain
StatusActive
RegistryVietnam Internet Network Information Center (VNNIC)
SponsorVietnam Ministry of Information and Communication
Intended useEntities connected with  Vietnam
Actual useFairly popular in Vietnam
Registered domains311,272 (May 2015)www.thongkeinternet.vn
StructureNames are registered at second level and third level beneath various second‐level categories
Registry WebsiteVNNIC (Vietnamese)
VNNIC (English)

.vn is the country code top‐level domain (ccTLD) for Vietnam.

The domain name registry for .vn is the Vietnam Internet Network Information Center (VNNIC). In 2003, the company Dot VN, Inc. signed an agreement with VNNIC allowing it to market the vn domain name abroad. Nowadays, .vn can be registered all over the world via worldwide .vn accredited registrar system.

Second‐level domains[edit]

The .vn domain name may be registered as a ccTLD or country code second‐level domain (ccSLD). Below is a list of ccSLDs under the .vn domain name.

ccSLD Uses
com.vn commercial
biz.vn business; equivalent to com.vn
edu.vn education and training
gov.vn state and government (central and local)
net.vn establishment and provision of online services
org.vn organizations involved in political, cultural, and social activities
int.vn Vietnam-based international organizations
ac.vn organizations and individuals involved in research activities
pro.vn organizations and individuals involved in highly specialized domains
info.vn organizations and individuals involved in the creation, distribution, and supply of information
health.vn organizations and individuals involved in pharmaceutical and medical activities
name.vn proper names of individuals involved in Internet-related activities

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