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country code CD
country Congo, Democratic republic of the (former Zaire)
Dispute polices Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy, adopted by the registration authority of .CD
registrant restrictions No


TLD rating

Registry economics by DI

total registered domains
total TLD value $0
total TLD value rank
total yearly TLD revenue
expected growth next 12 months N/A
GDP/domain N/A
GDP/domain rank
domain/inhabitant N/A
domain/inhabitant rank
broadband users in .cd N/A
broadband user/domain N/A

General TLD information

introduced 1997
TLD type ccTLD
status Active
registry NIC Congo
sponsor Interpoint SARL


Not that popular, but used for a miscellany of sites, some related to the Congo and some about music CDs. Registrations permitted at second level.

Currently suggested registrars

registrar 1 NameISP
registrar 2
registrar 3

Trademark information

Trademarks are assigned through the Directorate of Industrial Property, Secretariat for industry and small and medium enterprises (IPMEA), Ministry of Industry and SMEs. Democratic Congo is not a member of the Madrid Protocol. A trademark is valid for 10 years and may be renewed for further periods of 10 years each.

Currently suggested trademarks lawyers

lawyer 1 Joseph Yav & Associates
lawyer 2 Yav & Associates

Official TLD logo

.cd index

Country information

country Congo, Democratic republic of the (former Zaire)
capital Kinshasa
official language French
recognized languages Lingala, Kikongo, Swahili, Tshiluba
government Semi-presidential republic
legislature Parliament(National Assembly, Senate)
EU accession
area 2,345,409 km2
are rank 19th
population 70916439
population rank 19th
population density 29.3/km2
population density rank 182nd

Economy and development

GDP 2010 estimate $22.718 billion
GDP per capita 188
gini (2005)
HDI (2010) 0.239 (low)
HDI rank 168th
currency Congolese franc (CDF)
time zone WAT, CAT (UTC+1 to +2)
drives on the right
calling code 243