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.

Second Consultation on Licensing Framework (May 2009)

Saturday, May 9, 2009

ictQATAR conducted a first consultation concerning a proposed licensing framework. This enabled ictQATAR to share with stakeholders its proposals and receive valuable feedback and other perspectives. The responses to the consultation were, overall, useful as it became evident that there were misunderstandings and some elaboration and clarifications were needed. Accordingly, ictQATAR is issuing this second consultation document on the proposed revised Licensing Framework which also includes draft Resale Class License and draft Private Network Class License. All interested parties are invited to submit comments on this revised consultation document.