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Domain Encyclopædia .cd - Democratic Republic of Congo Brand Protection - .cd domain Registration.

African Domains: Democratic Republic of Congo (.cd)

  

Important: When entering your search string don't write “www” or the Congolese domain type, ie. “.cd”. Therefore to search “www.bb-online.cd” enter “bb-online” and nothing else.

The only letters allowed within a domain name are: a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z - 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9. Spaces are NOT ALLOWED.

.cd Registration:

.cd registration your Congolese domain, click here!

.cd is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It was created in 1997 as a replacement for the .zr (Zaire) ccTLD, which was phased out and eventually deleted in 2001.

Except for reserved names like .com.cd, .net.cd, .org.cd and others, any person in the world can register a .cd domain for a fee. The ccTLD is popular (and thus economically valuable) owing to it being an abbreviation for compact disc (other similar ccTLDs are .fm, .am, .tv, .ws, .dj, .mu, and .me). Such unconventional usage of TLDs in domain names are known as domain hacks.

Background Information :

Population

2007 United Nations estimate 62,600,000 (21st) - Density 25/km2 (188th) 65/sq mi

GDP

(PPP) 2007 estimate - Total $19.021 billion - Per capita $311

National Anthem

Debout Congolais

Area

Total 2,344,858 km2 (12th) 905,351 sq mi - Water (%) 3.3

International Dialling Code

243

Currency

Congolese franc (CDF)

Government

Semi-Presidential Republic - President Joseph Kabila - Prime Minister Adolphe Muzito

Language

French Recognised regional languages Lingala, Kongo/Kituba, Swahili, Tshiluba

Motto

: Justice ‚Ητ Paix ‚Ητ Travail (French) "Justice ‚Ητ Peace ‚Ητ Work"

Time Zone

WAT, CAT (UTC+1 to +2) - Summer (DST) not observed (UTC+1 to +2) Not to be confused with the Republic of the Congo.For other uses, see Congo. The Democratic Republic of the Congo (French: RȨpublique dȨmocratique du Congo), is a country in central Africa with a small area of Atlantic coastline. It is the third largest country (by area) in Africa.

In order to distinguish it from the neighbouring Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo is often referred to as DR Congo, DRC, or RDC, or is called Congo-Kinshasa after the capital Kinshasa (in contrast to Congo-Brazzaville for its neighbour).


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