In November, there were over 41 million unique browsers (UB) in the GCC States: Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and UAE.
By 2015, ninety percent of Qatari households and businesses will have broadband access and an open-access fiber network.
In Qatar, Internet Users: 1,170,000.
Mobile in Qatar: 137 per 100.
In Qatar, B2C e-sales $375mn (2010 – e).
Population in Qatar is 1,700,000 (76% are men and 24% are women).
ICT in the GCC will reach US$318 billion over the next five-year period (2011–2015), yielding an average annual expenditure of US$ 64 billion. About 50% of this amount will be accounted by Saudi Arabia, followed by UAE and Qatar.
The UAE led the GCC with a download speed of 269KBps, followed by Qatar (239KBps), Saudi Arabia (216KBps), Kuwait (213KBps), Bahrain (203KBps) and Oman (148KBps).