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Qtel to develop mobile money services
(Trade Arabia - 17/02/2010)

Qtel has announced plans to make mobile money services available for customers across its international operations at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. With its regional footprint covering 17 countries, and more than 53 million customers, the Qtel

Qtel signs MoU for exclusive Strategic Marketing Partnership
(AME Info - 17/02/2010)

The Qtel Group today announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for an exclusive Strategic Marketing Partnership (SMP) with Universal Music Group, the world's leading music company, to offer unlimited music for customers across key

Microsoft, Qtel sign strategic alliance at Mobile World Congress
(AME Info - 17/02/2010)

Microsoft Corp. and Qatar Telecom (Qtel) announced today the signing of a broad strategic alliance to bring together integrated cloud-based services, software applications, mobile services and devices over Qtel's converged network. The alliance aims to

Qtel, MEF join hands
(The Peninsula - 16/02/2010)

The Mobile Entertainment Forum (MEF) and The Qtel Group have announced plans to co-found and establish a local MEF office in Doha to be sponsored by The Qtel Group. With its 2020 Vision to be among the world’s top 20 telecommunications companies, The

Qtel goes to Barcelona meet
(The Peninsula - 15/02/2010)

The Qtel Group will showcase its ongoing growth and fresh products and services at this year’s edition of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona which starts today, it was announced yesterday. During the four-day event, Qtel’s bold new range of innovations

Qtel rolls out special BlackBerry offer
(Trade Arabia - 15/02/2010)

Qatar Telecom has unveiled a special Hala promtion under which prepaid Blackberry services will be made available to its customers for the first time. As part of a special promotion to celebrate this important new launch, Qtel is offering a fantastic low

Qatar Telecom & Huawei sign group-wide framework agreement
(Wireless Federation - 15/02/2010)

A group- wide framework agreement has been signed between Qatar Telecom (Qtel) and China’s Huawei Technologies. Qtel’s long-term development strategy across international markets has been supported by the deal in which Huawei is required to provide

Qtel broadband boost to allow more surfing
(The Peninsula - 14/02/2010)

Qatar Telecommuni-cations (Qtel) yesterday boosted the amount of data allocated to its Mobile Broadband so that its customers can surf longer for no additional cost. Customers who were on the Lite 1 GB (Gigabyte) service have been automatically upgraded

Qtel inks key FPA deal with Huawei
(Trade Arabia - 13/02/2010)

The Qatar Telecom Group (Qtel) said it has concluded a major frame purchasing agreement (FPA) with Huawei to support its long-term development strategy across international markets. Under the agreement, Huawei will provide leading edge mobile radio

Energy City Qatar signs agreement with Qtel
(Business Intelligence - 11/02/2010)

Energy City Qatar and Qtel today concluded a major strategic announcement to support the operations of a world-class data centre designed to support the international energy industry. The agreement was signed by Dr. Nasser Marafih, CEO, Qtel and Mr.

Qtel offers free local calls, mobile internet
(Trade Arabia - 09/02/2010)

Qtel is celebrating the first anniversary of the launch of Shahry Value Packs, with a bold new offer that provides unlimited free local calls for one month with all Shahry Value Packs. As an added bonus, customers of the advanced Shahry 300 and 575 Value

Qtel Group and Nokia Siemens Networks sign framework agreement
(AME Info - 09/02/2010)

Qtel International has concluded a major framework agreement (FA) with Nokia Siemens Networks to support its long-term development strategy across international markets. As part of the agreement, Nokia Siemens Networks will provide its leading mobile

Qtel eyes Iraqi, Algerian markets
(The Peninsula - 06/02/2010)

The onset of the global financial crisis was a blessing in disguise for the Qatar Telecommunications company (Qtel). Dr Nasser Marafih, Qtel CEO, said the global economic crisis had some positive impact on their business, one of which is the lowering of

Qtel extends direct dial roaming network
(Trade Arabia - 01/02/2010)

Qatar Telecommunications (Qtel) has extended its Hala direct dial roaming partner network to 100 operators around the world. The enhanced network of direct dial roaming partners ensures that direct dial is available in 60 countries now. Roaming services

Qtel receives positive ratings from Fitch
(The Peninsula - 28/01/2010)

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Qatar Telecom’s (Qtel) long-term foreign currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and senior unsecured ratings at ‘A+’ respectively. The Outlook on the Long-term IDR is Stable. Fitch has simultaneously affirmed Qtel International

Qtel opens drive-in customer centre
(The Peninsula - 21/01/2010)

Qatar Telecom (Qtel) yesterday unveiled its first drive-through self-service machine for its customers’ convenience. The new Qtel facility, which is located on Salwa Road, is the company’s first drive-through self-service machine that enables people to

Qtel upgrades 3G network to support world class internet speeds
(AME Info - 18/01/2010)

Qtel announced that it will complete the next phase of its mobile Broadband network upgrade in February, to provide the fastest high speed downlink packet access (HSDPA) network for Qatar. The upgrade process, which began in the last months of 2009 and

Qtel's international offers extended for all
(AME Info - 13/01/2010)

Qtels breath-taking international calls promotions, which offer unbeatable value to customers of its Hala, Shahry, and International Packs services, will all be extended in response to popular demand, it was announced today. The offers, which have

Qtel unveils B560 3G Wireless Router
(Business Intelligence - 11/01/2010)

Qtel today unveiled its latest addition to its broad range of Broadband technology, with the Qtel B560 3G Wireless Router coming to stores across the country. Designed to fuel a sense of real excitement about the potential of Internet in Qatar, the Qtel

Qtel, not individuals, owns WPT stake
(The Peninsula - 09/01/2010)

Qatar Telecom (Qtel) has clarified that it (and not two individual Qatari nationals) owns stakes in the Wataniya Palestine Mobile Telecommunications Company briefly known as WPT. Qtel was reacting to a statement from the Palestinian President Mahmoud

Record number of international call minutes made with Qtel
(Business Intelligence - 07/01/2010)

Incredible offers on overseas calls has helped push the number of international call minutes being made from Qatar to an all-time high, new figures released today reveal. Qtel launched a range of new international call offers in December 2009, including

Qtel and Tata Communications introduce advanced communication services
(AME Info - 03/01/2010)

Qtel and Tata Communications, a leading provider of the new world of communications today, jointly announced the launch of enterprise network services, enabling a range of dedicated Ethernet services to be offered to customers seeking connectivity in

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