Kuwait

Geographic Region (ITU/UN)

ISO 3166 Code

KW

M49 Code

414

MCC

419

ITU Member

Yes

ITU-R Region

Overview

Kuwait (الكويت), officially the State of Kuwait, is a country in Western Asia. Situated in the northern edge of Eastern Arabia at the tip of the Persian Gulf, it shares borders with Iraq and Saudi Arabia. Kuwait has nine islands, all of which, with the exception of Failaka Island, are uninhabited.

Kuwait 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 Ministry of Communications, and the Communication and Information Technology Regulatory Authority (CITRA) is charged with regulating the country's radio frequency spectrum activities such as planning, allocations, and licencing.

Markets

The major stock exchanges in this country include;

National Mobile Network Operators

There are 3 mobile network operators servicing this region.

3G: Active
3G Bands: B1 (2100 MHz)
4G: Active
4G Bands: B3 (1800 MHz)
5G: Active
IoT: N/A
3G: Active
4G: Active
5G: Active
IoT: N/A
3G: Active
3G Bands: B1 (2100 MHz)
4G: Active
4G Bands: B3 (1800 MHz)
5G: Active
IoT: N/A