6 .VIP domains sold for 1,334,000 CNY at West.cn according to a press release from Minds + Machines. The news was also reported on Ename.cn.
Press release from MMX.co
Six .VIP premium domains were auctioned on West.CN—a Chengdu-based registrar in China—on May 31st for a total of 1,334,000 CNY, or approximately 202,671 USD .
The 6 premium names sold were D.VIP, 66.VIP, YY.VIP, ZT.VIP, 555.VIP, and CCC.VIP.
The average price of the names sold on the auction was 220,000 CNY, or approximately 33,494 USD.
D.VIP sold for the highest price.
Ename reported figures for 66.Vip and 555.Vip
66.vip sold for 390k and 555.vip for 158k CNY in recent auction. 6 is a lucky number associated with Chinese idiom 六六大顺 (everything is going smoothly). 5 rhymes with 我 (I).
Translation courtesy of Kassey Lee