.kiwi is an Internet generic top-level domain with emphasis on New Zealand. It employs the colloquial term kiwi, used to refer to New Zealanders. It is New Zealand’s first and presently only “top level domain name approved by ICANN”.
Registration for this domain is open to anyone. The registry accepts registrations of internationalized domain names.
Dot Kiwi Limited reportedly spent a “seven-figure” sum securing the new top-level domain from the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).The domain launched with a ‘landrush’ period