Domain registration Republic of the Congo
The official domain extension for the Republic of the Congo is .CG.
Registering this domain extension is a recommended strategic move for those companies with interests in the Republic of the Congo or that are looking to protect their trademark within the country.
The Republic of the Congo (also known as Congo Brazzaville or the French Congo) is a presidential republic in Central Africa. To the south west, it sits on the Atlantic Ocean; it is bordered to the north by Cameroon and the Central African Republic, to the east and south by the Democratic Republic of the Congo and to the west by Gabon. It gained independence from France in 1960; it is subdivided administratively into 12 regions, 86 districts and 7 communes.
It covers a total area of 342,000 km² and has a population of various ethnic groups numbering, in total, 4,366,266 (2012). The majority of the land is covered by rainforests, with coastal plains in the south west, near the Atlantic coast. Tributaries of the Congo River run down from a vast highland plain in the north. The capital is Brazzaville and the local currency is the CFA Franc.
The country’s economy is based mainly on exports in oil, precious wood taken from its forests, gold and diamonds. The official language is French.