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.

Telecommunications Market Overview

Monday, April 21, 2008

The purpose of this document is to provide a short overview of the Qatari economy and telecommunications market, which has been published in light of launch of the new telecommunications licenses for fixed and mobile services. The document gives an overview of the country’s economy, its telecommunications sector and the telecommunications regulatory framework.