On March 2nd, 2010 the French Minister for Industry, Christian Estrosi, appointed AFNIC as the Registry for the .fr domain under the Order of 6 February 2007.
AFNIC has developed a technical expertise on the infrastructure and standards of Internet, and also on the domain names market and the legal issues related to them.
By leaning upon these expertises, AFNIC wants to contribute to the development of Internet as well in France as internationally, in particular through the .fr promotion and its research and development activities.
«Following to a press relations agencies competition, our choice has been finally made on Yucatan. In fact, the fieldwork relation that Yucatan has with the media, seems essential to us.», declared Loïc Damilaville, Assistant CEO at AFNIC.
« The knowledge of the Yucatan team on the Internet market as their capacity to accompany us with strategic reflection, have been permitted to Yucatan to make the difference.», concluded Loïc Damilaville.
Established in September 1994, YUCATAN is an independent Media and public relations agency specialised in Innovation, mainly focused on IT, healthcare and Industry sectors (BtoB and consumer communications).
Targeting media and influencers, Yucatan provides full services from strategic approach to action plans building and daily back up…
Yucatan serves national and international companies.
(Association Française pour le Nommage Internet en Coopération )
Non-profit organization, AFNIC is in charge of the administrative and technical management of the .fr (France) and .re (Reunion Island) Internet domain names.
AFNIC brings together public and private members: representatives from the French government, Internet users and Internet Service Providers (Registrars).