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ICANN Reviews Cost

Last month ICANN had its 42nd public meeting in Dakar and a volunteer group called JAS has high hopes that there could be subsidized gTLD application fees for applicants who need it. The hope is that the 185,000 fee will be reduced for 45,000 for developing nations applicants. JAS is also setting up a loan program for these applicants to afford the reduced fee and pay back the group overtime. However, ICANN has no intention of changing the fee, because according to representatives the fees have been set up accordingly to cost. To read further on this topic please click here.