In a statement ictQATAR
said the Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) had conducted its own analysis of the '4G For Free Forever' campaign and "concluded that the advertisement is in fact misleading and it creates the perception that the 4G service and data are for free"
As part of the partnership, Ericsson and ictQATAR
will collaborate in a number of areas including "Technology for Good" which covers initiatives such as sustainability through ICT solutions and also aims to use ICT to unlock the potential of the e-Economy such as e-Education and e-Government in Qatar and the region.
Partnering with leading companies in the ICT industry plays in important role in Qatar advancing our digital agenda, and ictQatar
looks forward to working with Ericsson to build a truly networked nation," said Hassan Al-Sayed, ictQatar
assistant secretary general, IT Sector and ICT Government Programs.
In its report ictQATAR
quotes end of 2010 statistics for the take-up of information technology and use of the internet, as follows: 89 per cent of all households
pa)(LuxX:SESG) and the Supreme Council for Information and Communication Technology, ictQATAR
, today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the potential provision of joint satellite platforms, networks and/or services.
SES and ictQATAR
intend to explore cooperation opportunities for the provision of joint satellite platforms, networks and services in the Middle East and beyond, including the provision of SES satellite capacity for the joint development of space assets and orbital positions as well as the associated ground segment.
Vodafone Qatar has noted that ictQATAR
has requested Qtel to change significantly how the Virgin Mobile brand in Qatar is represented compared to what was launched on May 13, 2010.
In response to ictQATAR
s statement on the status of Qtel s Virgin Mobile service in Qatar, Qtel today welcomed the ruling and confirmed that the service will continue to be offered and available for customers across Qatar.
said earlier it had informed the parties in the dispute -- centered around Qtel s partnership with Virgin -- about its decision, without giving details.
(representing the State of Qatar) and Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announce today the signing of a partnership agreement to invest in and operate a new high-capacity satellite at Eutelsat's 25.
However, no second fixed licence has yet been awarded by ictQATAR
In July 2011, ICT guiding body, ictQATAR
announced the launch of a new security solution that will use Qatari citizens' national eID card to enhance access security of the portal.