The notice states that this requirement is in place to comply with the regulatory requirements and to contribute to national revenue.
Any business in Tanzania that is currently utilizing a .com, .net, .biz or other domain extension should immediately register the matching .tz domain.
According to the .TZ registry, here are some of the benefits of using a .tz domain name:
- Country code extensions establishes a trust and reputation with the local consumer. Domains ending in .TZ are viewed as legitimate and credible.
- Free emails (i.e. Gmail, Yahoo, etc.) are not always trusted. A .TZ domain creates more authority and will makes you stand out from the competition.
- A .TZ domain shows distinct association with Tanzania and is ideal for any local business.
- Country code extensions like .TZ are recognized both locally and globally.
- A .TZ domain creates local brand accessibility and awareness
- Improve your search engine performance and target new clients that are geographically close to your business.