GoDaddy will stop registering .cn (China) domains

The reason of this decision is that the Chinese government wants all registrars provide photo identification, business identification and physically signed registration for all .cn (China) domains registered through

Christine Jones, executive vice president from GoDaddy Groups said – “We have 40 million domain names under management. We’ve done this a lot. This is the first time any registry has ever asked use to retroactively obtain information on individuals who have registered domain names through our company.”