Unprecedented Figures in Spectrum Management for Radio Applications and Equipment during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™
The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has issued more than 25,000 authorizations for radio applications and equipment allowing the host country, the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA), FIFA contractors, FIFA commercial affiliates, and broadcasters to possess and use such radio applications and equipment
More than 3.5 billion Viewers are Expected to tune in to a Unique Broadcast Coverage of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™
The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has granted all broadcasting and media rights holders the radio spectrum that enables more than 3.5 billion expected viewers to tune in to unique official broadcast coverage of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM on television, digital platforms, and public screens.
Telecom Service Providers Cooperate with CRA to Facilitate Telecom Services for World Cup Fans Digitally
The telecom Service Providers; Ooredoo Qatar Q.P.S.C. and Vodafone Qatar P.Q.S.C. have cooperated with the Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) to amend the registration process for getting a prepaid mobile SIM card, with the aim of facilitating telecom services for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ fans while maintaining regulatory requirements
CRA Issues a Telecommunications License to Starlink Satellite Qatar
The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) issued today an Individual License for the Provision of Public Satellite Telecommunications Networks and Services to Starlink Satellite Qatar W.L.L.. This follows the decision of His Excellency Mohammed bin Ali Al-Mannai, Minister of Communications and Information Technology.
Starlink Satellite Qatar has recently been established in Qatar by the leading international company SpaceX.
As Qatar’s independent communications regulator, CRA aims to balance the obligations of telecom service providers and consumers’ rights, thus the benefits of competition are reflected on consumers. You, as a consumer, can play an active role in this process by keeping informed and exercising your rights.