The radio spectrum is the band of frequencies in the electromagnetic spectrum used by all wireless communications: from broadcasting, to Wi-Fi and mobile phones.

The radio frequency spectrum is an essential national resource which is key in economic development in the Sultanate. The spectrum underpins new developments in many different areas from security and public safety, to research and energy saving.

Yet this is a finite resource, and as such must be carefully monitored and effectively and efficiently coordinated in order to contribute to national growth, development and job creation.