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Member Profile: .vn

Full Name of Registry: Vietnam Internet Network Information Center (VNNIC)

Contact details (address, phone, fax, general enquiries):

Address: 18 Nguyen Du, Hanoi, Vietnam

Tel: +84 4 35564944

Fax: +84 4 37821462

Email: info@vnnic.vn

Founding date: April 28th 2000

Registration Model (Registry/Registrar system; Direct registrations; Both): 

Number of domain names: +250.000

History: .vn was initially delegated to the Institute of Information Technology (IOIT) in 1994, and was later re-delegated to the Directorate General of Posts and Telematics (DGPT) in 1997. In 2000, Vietnam Internet Network Information Center (VNNIC) was established under DGPT (which later became Ministry of Information and Communications) to take over the management of .vn. From then on, VNNIC has been developing the management structure, registry/registrar model and pushing up the registration of .vn in both domestic and international markets.