A domain name or domain is the name of a website or email address on the Internet. It usually consists of letters of the Latin alphabet and can also include numbers and an intermediate symbol - a hyphen. For example: firstname.lastname@example.org; www.telecom.tm
How do I register a domain name?
To register a domain name on the territory of Turkmenistan, you have to write an official letter with a request to provide a domain name, attach the relevant documents and, having completed a standard agreement in 2 copies, send a package of documents to the "Coordination Center of the National Domain of Turkmenistan".
Who can register a domain name?
On the territory of Turkmenistan, a domain name can be registered only by a legal entity.
Who does the domain name registration by?
According to the Law of Turkmenistan "On legal regulation of the development of the Internet and the provision of Internet services in Turkmenistan", domain names are registered by the national registrar - today it is the ES "Coordination Center of the National Domain of Turkmenistan".
How long does a domain name registration last?
Domain name registration and re-registration is valid for one year.
The domain is registered. What to do to make the site work?
To open the site, you must first order a VPS server by contacting the subscriber department of the telecommunications company "Türkmentelekom".
Why do I need to register a domain on the territory of Turkmenistan?
If you are a legal entity and operate on the territory of Turkmenistan, then your web page or e-mail falls under the conditions of registration of the industry top-level domain of the country code domain (ccTLD) of Turkmenistan.
I have registered a domain and web server overseas. Why is my website not working?
ES "Coordination Center of the National Domain of Turkmenistan" answers only questions of registration of domain names on the territory of Turkmenistan and does not answer questions related to websites registered abroad.
How the web page is connected if I have own server?
If you have your own server, after registering a domain name, you need to apply with an official letter indicating the IP address for connection.
Is the ES "Coordination Center of the National Domain of Turkmenistan" responsible for the security of the website?
No. ES "Coordination Center of the National Domain of Turkmenistan" is not responsible for the security of the website. To protect the website, you can contact the Cybersecurity Service of Turkmenistan.
Does the ES "Coordination Center of the National Domain of Turkmenistan" have the right to provide industry domains to government agencies, being a representative of the private sector?
Yes. According to the Law of Turkmenistan "On the legal regulation of the development of the Internet and the provision of Internet services in Turkmenistan", the "Coordination Center of the National Domain of Turkmenistan" is the national registrar acting on behalf of Turkmenistan and according to international security requirements for Internet users must belong to the private sector.
What is CCL Certificate?
SSL Certificates are small data files that digitally bind a cryptographic key to an organization’s details. When installed on a web server, it activates the padlock and the https protocol and allows secure connections from a web server to a browser. Typically, SSL is used to secure credit card transactions, data transfer and logins, and more recently is becoming the norm when securing browsing of social media sites.
Where can I get an SSL certificate?
To obtain a certificate, you need to contact the Coordination Center of the National Domain of Turkmenistan. The cost of an SSL certificate for 1 year is 1,000.08 manats.
Why should I protect myself and be encrypted if I am not doing anything illegal??
Each user, entering any site, leaves a lot of information about himself. If such a site does not have an SSL certificate, then the data entered by the user can be stolen. Therefore, first of all, online stores, banks, payment systems, social networks, forums need to be protected - everyone who processes personal data and conducts financial transactions.
How to understand if a site is secure or not?
Very simple. Take a look at the address bar (URL) of this page. To the left of it (or on it - it depends on your browser) you can see a green inscription, which means that this is the site of the Turkmen domain. There is also a small lock symbol - all protected sites are marked with this. Also, the http protocol at the beginning of the address is changed to https (the additional "s" means secure, "protected").