For more information on telecoms contacts, please see the following links:
Is there an existing landline telephone network?
Does it allow international calls?
Number and Length of Downtime Periods (on average)
Mobile Phone Providers
Israeli – PARTNER / CELLCOM
Palestine – JAWWAL / OOREDOO
Approximate Percentage of National Coverage
100% (both providers)
Regulations on Usage and Import
Regulations in Place?
Yes (Thuraya, Iridium)
UHF/VHF/HF Radio: Handheld, Base and Mobile
Individual Network Operator Licenses Required
Frequency Licenses Required
Existing Humanitarian Telecoms Systems
Existing UN Telecommunication Systems
Locations of Repeaters
West Bank & Gaza
WFP – Jerusalem
Internet Service Providers (ISPs)
Internet Service Providers
Are there ISPs available?
If yes, are they privately or government owned?
Approximate Rates (local currency and USD - $)
Max Leasable ‘Dedicated’ Bandwidth
Mobile Network Operators (MNOs)
For information on MNOs please visit the GSM Association website.