Telephone and I.T
International and local calls:
Qatar Telecom (Qtel) and Vodafone provide International Direct Dialling (IDD) to most countries. The international dialling code for Qatar is +974. Local calls from private houses and businesses are free.
Mobile Phone Services:
Qtel and Vodafone both offer a flexible package of option including the following popular plans:
- Hala - a pay as you talk, no contract option. Your mobile credit can be topped up by a variety of recharge methods, from top-up cards available at many retail outlets to credit transfer from other Qtel mobile users.
- Shahry - a pay monthly service with a choice of price plans and packs.
For more info: www.qtel.qa
- Red - prepaid service with recharge also available online.
- Freedom - the monthly payment plan, offers a range of accounts.
For more info: www.vodafone.com.qa
Most hotels offers internet connection and there are a number of internet cafes in Doha.
Qtel Hotspots – Broadband Wireless internet service offers high-speed internet access at selected locations through pre-paid Hotspot cash cards.