Updated delegation details.
|type = [[GeoTLD]]
'''.tui''' is a [[GeoTLD]] that was initially submitted as a [[Brand TLD]]
being proposed in [[ICANN]]'s [[New gTLD Program]]. The applicant is [[TUI AG]].<ref>[http://newgtlds.icann.org/en/program-status/application-results/strings-1200utc-13jun12-en Reveal Day 13 June 2012 – New gTLD Applied-For Strings]</ref> .tui was delegated to the [[Root Zone]] of the [[DNS]] on the 27th September, 2014, completing the successful application for the string.<ref>[http://newgtlds.icann.org/en/program-status/delegated-strings ICANN delegated strings] Retrieved 5th December 2014.</ref>
This string, applied for by its applicant as a [[Brand TLD]], was deemed a [[GeoTLD|Geographic TLD]] by ICANN's [[Geographic Names Panel]], referring to a province in Burkina Faso. Geo TLDs must have government support in order to pass evaluation and proceed towards delegation.<ref>[http://domainincite.com/12166-told-you-so-four-new-gtlds-given-geographic-surprise-others-given-a-pass Told You So Four New gTLDs Given Geographic Surprise others Given a Pass, DomainIncite.com] Retrieved 7 Mar 2013</ref> The applicant failed the [[Initial Evaluation]] because of this geographic ruling. It requested and passed [[Extended Evaluation]].<ref>[http://domainincite.com/14396-five-gtlds-fail-the-geo-test-but-banque-passes-ie Five gTLDs Fail the Geo Test, Domain Incite] Retrieved 4 Oct 2013</ref>