Turkey

Geographic Region (ITU/UN)

ISO 3166 Code

TR

M49 Code

792

MCC

286

ITU Member

Yes

ITU-R Region

Overview

Turkey (Türkiye), officially the Republic of Turkey, is a transcontinental country in Eurasia. Turkey is bordered by Greece and Bulgaria to the northwest; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, the Azerbaijani exclave of Nakhchivan and Iran to the east; Iraq and Syria to the south.

Turkey 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 Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications, and the Information and Communication Technologies Authority (ICTA) 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
5G: Trialling
IoT: Active, Active
IoT Technology: NB-IoT (LTE Cat-NB1), eMTC (LTE Cat-M1)
3G: N/A
3G Bands: B1 (2100 MHz)
4G: N/A
5G: N/A
IoT: Active
IoT Technology: NB-IoT (LTE Cat-NB1)
3G: Active
3G Bands: B1 (2100 MHz)
4G: Active
5G: N/A
IoT: N/A