Comoros

Geographic Region (ITU/UN)

ISO 3166 Code

KM

M49 Code

174

MCC

654

ITU Member

Yes

ITU-R Region

Overview

The Comoros (جزر القمر), officially the Union of the Comoros, is a sovereign archipelago island nation in the Indian Ocean located at the northern end of the Mozambique Channel off the eastern coast of Africa between northeastern Mozambique and northwestern Madagascar. The nation consists of three islands; Grande Comore, Anjounan, and Mohéeil.

Comoros is a member of the ITU and as such follows radio frequency harmonisation principles according to ITU-R Region-1. The regulatory body governing communications policy is the Ministère des Transports, des Postes et Télécommunications, des Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication, and the Autorité Nationale de Régulation des Technologies de l'Information et de la Communication (ANRTIC) is charged with regulating the country's radio frequency spectrum activities such as planning, allocations, and licencing.

National Mobile Network Operators

There are 2 mobile network operators servicing this region.

3G: Active
3G Bands: B8 (900 MHz)
4G: N/A
5G: N/A
IoT: N/A
3G: Active
3G Bands: B8 (900 MHz)
4G: Active
4G Bands: B20 (800 MHz)
5G: N/A
IoT: N/A

News & Developments

The management of Comores Telecom announced, yesterday in a press conference, the commercialization tomorrow of the network of the third generation (3G), ten years since the arrival of the mobile network in the Comoros. This conference, led by the CEO of the company, was intended, among other things, to present to the press the progress made so far by Comores Telecom. With 332,751 subscribers t