Qatar

Regional Classification

Currency Code

ISO 3166 Code

QA

MCC

427

Calling Code

+974

ITU Member

Yes

ITU-R Region

Overview

Qatar (قطر) officially the State of Qatar, is a sovereign country located in Western Asia, occupying the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula. Its sole land border is with Saudi Arabia to the south, with the rest of its territory surrounded by the Persian Gulf.

Qatar 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 and Communications, and the Communications Regulatory Authority is charged with regulating the country's radio frequency spectrum activities such as planning, allocations, and licencing.

Mobile Network Operators

There are 2 mobile network operators servicing this region.