The ‎ Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) is the Communications Regulator in the state of Qatar established by virtue of Emiri Decree (42) in 2014. The CRA regulates the Telecommunications and Information Technology sector, postal services, access to digital media and spectrum. The CRA encourages and supports an open and competitive Information & Communications Technology (ICT) sector that provides advanced, innovative, and reliable communications services. Balancing the rights of consumers with the needs of service providers is at the heart of everything the CRA does.

Market Definition and Dominance Designation 2008 - Consultation Document II: Accompanying Notice and Orders

Tuesday, April 29, 2008

This Notice and Orders (“Notice and Orders”) issued by ictQATAR specifies the standards, procedures, methodology and circumstances for defining relevant telecommunications markets in the State of Qatar and assessing the degree of market power in those markets. 

By this Notice and Orders, ictQATAR hereby formally designates Qatar Telecom (Qtel) Q.S.C. (“Qtel”) as a Dominant Service Provider in seven retail and eight wholesale markets.