Cyta staff to strike over pay

Trade unions at the Cyprus Telecommunications Authority (CyTA) are calling for a 24-hour all-out strike on January 16, a decade after their last labour action, over the semi-state authority’s innovation and restructuring


Business as usual say Primetel’s new owners

Primetel’s new owners, Signal Capital Partners, have reassured the telecoms regulator that after going into administration, the company will continue to serve its 200,000-customer base. The telecom’s management and representatives of Signal


Primetel goes into administration

Telecommunication company Primetel has announced that Signal Capital Partners, a London-based private equity fund, is set to acquire the Cypriot firm after it was placed under administration. According to a Primetel statement,


Cyta puts profits to good use

Cyprus’ Telecommunications Authority (Cyta) is to absorb the additional cost of inflation and energy, putting their record profits to good use. Talking before the House Finance Committee, the chair of Cyta Michalis

Cyprus takes lead in 5G era

Authorities are hopeful the island’s pioneering leap into the 5G era will go a long way in catching up with the rest of the world on the digital transformation train before leaving


Cyprus joins 5G era

Fifth-generation mobile networks have arrived after the Cyprus Telecommunications Authority announced its 5G network, covering 70% of the population, is up and running. Through social media, Cyta announced the “beginning of a


Cyprus prepares to leap into 5G era

Cyprus is joining the fifth-generation mobile network as its telecom providers go head-to-head at an auction for 5G broadband frequencies launched on Thursday after three postponements in as many months. The auction