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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.

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    We're Ooredoo.
    And we love what we do.
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    Empowering
    women
    Taking the lead in connecting women
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    Enabling youth
    Using technology to help young people realise their potential
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    Disaster Relief
    & Preparedness
    Caring for people during emergencies
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    Mobile Health
    Clinics
    Giving 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.

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Connecting

We always seek to engage with our customers on a human level. We’re collaborative and part of the communities in which we operate.

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Caring

We care for our customers and each other.  We are supportive, trusted, respectful of others and responsible.

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Challenging

We’re progressive; always looking to improve and always trying to make a difference. 

Our promise

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.

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    Our Journey

    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.

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    With the creation of Qtel Group, Qatar Public Telecommunications Corporation is established

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    Wireless service introduced in Qatar

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    Internet and paging comes to Qatar

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    Qatar Public Telecommunications Corporation transformed into Qatar Telecom (“Qtel”) and Qtel listed on Doha Securities Market

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    Qtel listed on the London Stock Exchange

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    Qtel listed on the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange

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    Qtel is listed on the Bahrain Stock Exchange

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    Broadband Internet (ADSL high speed Internet access) launched across Qatar.

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    Official launch of Nawras, Qtel's subsidiary in the Sultanate of Oman.

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    3G wireless is launched in Qatar

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    Qtel acquires Wataniya Telecom

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    Wi-Tribe, a Qtel Group company launches operations

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    Qtel International formed

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    Qtel purchases an ownership stake in Indosat

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    Wataniya Mobile Palestine listed on Palestine Exchange

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    Nawras listed on Muscat Stock Market

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    Qtel Group expands ownership stakes in Tunisiana, Wataniya and Asiacell

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    Asiacell listed on Iraqi Stock Exchange

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    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.

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    Re-branding of the Group under the “Ooredoo” brand

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    Awarded new mobile license in Myanmar

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    Nedjma rebrands as Ooredoo Algeria

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    Wataniya Maldives rebrands as Ooredoo Maldives

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    Tunisiana rebrands as Ooredoo Tunisia

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    Wataniya Telecom (Kuwait) becomes Ooredoo Kuwait

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    Ooredoo announces joint venture with Rocket Internet

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    Launch of 3G network in Myanmar

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    Nawras transforms into Ooredoo Oman

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    Ooredoo reaches 100 million customer milestone