CRA ISSUES THIRD VERSION OF CLASS LICENSE FOR SRDS

Following an extensive public consultation in late 2017, the Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has issued the third version of the Class License for Short Range Devices (SRDs). The new version enables stakeholders to introduce new technologies and devices in the market and be better prepared for the future demands.

The new version of the Class License will accommodate larger range of applications and the latest developments in radio-communications applications and technologies, which will benefit service providers, RTTE Equipment suppliers and manufacturers and consumers, HE Mohammed Ali al-Mannai, President of CRA, said.

This comes in align with CRA’s goal to ensure the provision of advanced, innovative and reliable ICT services that is rapidly evolving and to ensure that there is enough spectrum to accommodate it in Qatar, by balancing the needs of existing spectrum users with the new technologies, al-Mannai added.

Source: Government of Qatar