Who we are
Innovation With the successful launch of digital businesses and investments in Middle East, North Africa and Asia Pacific... Read more
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- Social Responsibility
Vision and values
Enriching people's lives
We are a community-focused company and have a responsibility to contribute to the social and economic development of the communities in which we operate.
We want to stimulate human growth. To do this we work to enrich our customers´ everyday lives, helping them to fulfil their aspirations and reach their potential.
Our future lies in transforming that vision into reality.
We're Ooredoo.And we love what we do.
womenTaking the lead in connecting women
Enabling youthUsing technology to help young people realise their potential
& PreparednessCaring for people during emergencies
ClinicsGiving children a better start in life
What we stand for
It’s not just what we do but how we do it
Three core values sit at the heart of what we do. They define us, serve as a guide to how we work and are central to the customer experience we offer.
We always seek to engage with our customers on a human level. We’re collaborative and part of the communities in which we operate.
We care for our customers and each other. We are supportive, trusted, respectful of others and responsible.
We’re progressive; always looking to improve and always trying to make a difference.
We will not only inspire you to do more but will support you and help you to grow, delivering the tools you need to get there through your mobile device.
Strong organic growth, prudent investments, the hard work of our team in all our markets and the growth and loyalty of our customers have combined to make us one of the world's most exciting communications companies in the world.
Scroll through our timeline to discover more about us and how we got there
Wireless service introduced in Qatar
Internet and paging comes to Qatar
Qatar Public Telecommunications Corporation transformed into Qatar Telecom (“Qtel”) and Qtel listed on Doha Securities Market
Qtel listed on the London Stock Exchange
Qtel listed on the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange
Qtel is listed on the Bahrain Stock Exchange
Broadband Internet (ADSL high speed Internet access) launched across Qatar.
Official launch of Nawras, Qtel's subsidiary in the Sultanate of Oman.
3G wireless is launched in Qatar
Qtel acquires Wataniya Telecom
Wi-Tribe, a Qtel Group company launches operations
Qtel International formed
Qtel purchases an ownership stake in Indosat
Wataniya Mobile Palestine listed on Palestine Exchange
Nawras listed on Muscat Stock Market
Qtel Group expands ownership stakes in Tunisiana, Wataniya and Asiacell
Asiacell listed on Iraqi Stock Exchange
Football star Lionel
Messi supports Ooredoo in various programmes to increase the life chances of young people in the Middle East, North Africa and South-East Asia to help them fulfil their hopes and dreams.
Re-branding of the Group under the “Ooredoo” brand
Awarded new mobile license in Myanmar
Nedjma rebrands as Ooredoo Algeria
Wataniya Maldives rebrands as Ooredoo Maldives
Tunisiana rebrands as Ooredoo Tunisia
Wataniya Telecom (Kuwait) becomes Ooredoo Kuwait
Ooredoo announces joint venture with Rocket Internet
Launch of 3G network in Myanmar
Nawras transforms into Ooredoo Oman
Ooredoo reaches 100 million customer milestone© Ooredoo 2015