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.

Qatar National Broadband Network JSC Authorization

National Broadband Network

ictQATAR issued an Authorization to Qatar National Broadband Network JSC to commence the establishment, development and delivery of wholesale passive fixed telecommunications infrastructure and related activities and services for the national broadband network initiative for the State of Qatar.

The Qatar National Broadband initiative aims to create an open-access wholesale only Fibre to the Home (FTTH) broadband network that will enable Public Telecommunications Licensees to deliver multiple high-speed services to customers.