.eu - Forging European Identity

What Is .eu?

On 2nd June 2010, the European Parliament played host to an event to highlight and celebrate the work of EURid, the European domain name registrar. The event was attended by a number of MEPs and European Commissioner for the Digital Agenda, Neelie Kroes. These highlights show just how the .eu domain can be used and… » read more

The annual EURid event in the European Parliament (2nd June 2010) showcased small businesses that are having success and are making innovative use of the .eu domain extension. This short film shows these entrepreneurs and lets them explain their reasons for using .eu. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/WPVjxsti1qc” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

Gundars Grapis, Marketing Manager for Dinamo Riga (a Latvian ice hockey team), explains why using the .eu domain helps to brand his team as European throughout Asia. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/pJZveOKnUFM” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

At the 2nd June EURid dinner in the European Parliament hosted by Malcolm Harbour MEP, European Commissioner Neelie Kroes delivered the keynote speech. Commissioner Kroes reflected on her new role as Commissioner for the Digital Agenda and the progress made by EURid since creation. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/5x4oGHWving” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]