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 Telecom (Qtel) Fixed Telecommunications License

Saturday, October 6, 2007

This document is a copy of the official and sealed license granted by ictQATAR to Qatar Telecom Q.S.C. (Qtel) to provide Public Fixed Telecommunications Networks and Services, as part of the process of liberalizing the telecommunications sector pursuant to Law No. (34) promulgating the Telecommunications Law, as decreed by the Emir of the State of Qatar, His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani. The objective of this license is to establish a fair and effective regime that meets the requirements of a Telecommunications law and promotes the development of a competitive telecommunications sector. The license outlines the basic provisions of the license, annexures that provide details about the rights, obligations and authorized activities of Qtel and a list of radio spectrum licenses that have been granted to Qtel to provide services and activities authorized by this license.