ICANN Targets 22 May For TAS Reopening

ICANN new gTLDs Apply Now logoICANN are planning to reopen the TLD Application System (TAS) on 22 May the organisation announced.

If all goes as planned, the TAS will reopen at 19:00 GMT/UTC and be open for a further eight days to allow users to review their applications for new generic Top Level Domains (gTLDs) and complete any remaining activities.

And if there are no glitches, such as the one that forced ICANN to take the TAS offline on 12 April, the application system will remain open until 23:59 GMT/UTC on 30 May 2012.