QATAR FIRST IN GCC MOBILE INTERNET SPEED.
Qatar has been ranked first in the Gulf region and fifth globally on the mobile Internet speed index at 59.90 Mbps, followed by UAE in seventh place globally at 56.33 Mbps, Saudi Arabia in 35 th place globally at 35.06 Mbps, Oman in 36 th place at 35.06 Mbps and Bahrain in 59 th place at 26.37 Mbps, according to Speedtest Global Index, which ranks mobile and fixed broadband speeds from around the world on a monthly basis.
The Index also ranked Qatar first among all Gulf countries and 39 th globally in terms of fixed broadband Internet speed for the month of April with a speed of 62.65 Mbps.
The Index indicated that the upload speed in Qatar reached an average of 16.6 Mbps from the mobile Internet and 32.20 Mbps from the fixed broadband Internet.
Norway ranked first globally in terms of mobile Internet speed at 65.41 Mbps, followed by Canada at 64.42 Mbps and S. Korea at 63.81 Mbps.