Chronology of Telecoms in Cyprus

2019 Cyta receives a Gold Environment Protector Award and, at the same time, a Special Honorary Award for obtaining the highest score in the 2018 Pancyprian Environmental Awards for Organisations and Businesses.
Cyta announces the pilot operation of the first 5G network in Cyprus.

The Cyta Call Centre renews its ISO 18295-1:2017 quality certification for Customer Contact Centres and remains the only organisation in Cyprus and one of the few in the world to obtain and retain this certification.

Cyta enables the first-ever Augmented Reality call in Cyprus, with the use of holograms, as part of the pilot operation of the 5G network.

Contracts are signed by Cyta UK, Cyta and Hellenic Television Ltd for the transfer of Cyta UK’s retail customer base to Hellenic Television.

Cyta receives a double award from OOKLA. The Cytamobile-Vodafone network is recognized for the third consecutive year as the fastest mobile network in Cyprus and also as the network with the best coverage. This award is presented for the first time in Cyprus.

2020 The Makarios Teleport obtains full Tier 4 certification (the highest standard of excellence) from the World Teleport Association (WTA) and is now one of just 16 teleports around the world to have gained this certification.

Cyta plays an active role in the overall effort to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic through a variety of significant support measures.