Vodafone Qatar has been awarded the second fixed line licence by the Qatar telecoms regulator, a company announcement said. The award of the licence, by the Supreme Council of Information and Communication Technology (ictQATAR), is subject to the change in the company’s articles of association which will be recommended to be approved at an extraordinary […]

According to Qatar daily The Peninsula the starting price for the IPO is QR10 per share with an additional AED25 levied as service charges. The move will see the telecommunications company sell off 40 percent of its authorised share capital, with a total of 338.16 million ordinary shares on offer. Subscribers can collect application forms […]

Qatar’s second telecommunications operator Vodafone launched on Sunday with 1,000 new customers who signed up under a special promotion, it has been announced. The first 100 new customers will be able to use the service from March 10, and 900 others days afterwards, Grahame Maher CEO of Vodafone Qatar said. Initially customers will only be […]

Vodafone Qatar FAQs

Q. When is Vodafone Qatar launching? A. Vodafone Qatar will turn on its network on 01/03/09 Q. What will your numbers start with and how can you reserve numbers? A. Vodafone Qatar’s numbers will start with 7. Stay tuned for information on how you can reserve your number. We’ll be announcing this in due course. […]

Vodafone, which plans to start operations in Qatar in March, said on Wednesday it still had no firm date for a proposed initial public offering (IPO). The telecom giant, which will begin its final stage of network testing using 1,000 volunteers next month, said it was still awaiting approval from the Qatar Financial Markets Authority […]

Vodafone Qatar plans to select 1,000 people to launch a limited two-month long beta trial for its Qatar network starting March 1, 2009. The company plans to use the beta trial to get feedback from volunteers before putting the service on line later in 2009. According to reports, the company’s retail outlets in Qatar will […]