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.

Passive Fixed Telecommunications Networks and Services License to QNBN

Saturday, July 21, 2012

The Supreme Council of Information and Communication Technology (ictQATAR) issued on 22 July 2012 an individual license for “Passive Fixed Telecommunications Networks and Services” to the state owned Qatar National Broadband Network Company (Q.NBN) in the State of Qatar.

The License is valid for 25 years beginning the Effective Date i.e. the date of grant of the License. Prior to this License, ictQATAR issued an Authorization to Q.NBN on 14 July 2011 which has been revoked and stands void with the issuance of this License.