New opportunities are opening up in Colombia! .com.co and .net.co domains are now available to anyone, with no restrictions. Before, a local presence was required.
.CO Colombia Preview
.CO 2nd level opening (currently, only third level .co domain names are available for registration)
1. Global Sunrise April 26 – June 10: This phase is for trademark holders with exact match domain names registered prior to July 30, 2008. This allows companies to apply for their desired domain or domains and secure their trademarks. Matching domains will go to auction.
2. Landrush June 21 – July 13: Landrush will be open to anyone interested in registering domain names of high commercial value. Any interest in matching domains will go to auction.
3. General Availability July 20: Once the Global Sunrise and Landrush processes are complete, .CO domains will become available to anyone in the world. Except where otherwise reserved by the .CO Registry or earmarked for premium auctions, .CO domains will be available to the public based on the chronological order of registrations on a first come, first served basis.