Cablenet Communication Systems PLC, one of the largest telecommunications providers in Cyprus, has proprietary infrastructure and range, thus providing comprehensive telecommunications solutions that include Internet services, Fixed and Mobile Telephony services, as well as TV services that are rich in sports and entertainment content.

Cablenet has managed to build a unique telecommunications network. Its proprietary Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC) network is classified as a Next Generation Network, capable of providing broadband access speeds of up to 1Gbps whilst simultaneously supporting multiple HD TV channels.

Cablenet provides very high speeds at very affordable prices, offering domestic clients the broadband access and combined service markets’ best value for money.

Cablenet offers quality services for businesses and their creation has always been driven by the needs of corporate clients at all levels, be they small, medium or large companies. The company offers comprehensive broadband internet services (symmetrical or asymmetrical over fibre-optic, coaxial cable and xDSL technologies), Point-to-Point and Point-to-Multipoint connection services both locally and internationally, Cloud services and fixed telephony services.

Cablenet is innovative due to its evolved technological infrastructure, its trained employees and the introduction of pioneering applications of modern technology to the Cypriot market.

At the same time, Cablenet’s specialised and highly trained staff – comprised of over 400 employees – is ready to immediately and effectively respond to any customer request or query.

Lastly, Cablenet has stores in Nicosia, Limassol, Larnaca and Paphos, where customers can purchase their desired service or receive assistance for a Cablenet service they already have.

The Milestones in Cablenet’s development

2003

Cablenet commences operations in 2003 with the main focus being the provision of cable TV in Cyprus.

2006

(August): Cablenet is acquired by C.N. Shiacolas Group of Companies (CNS).

2007

The first stage of the expansion of the privately-owned cable network is completed in Nicosia, Limassol and Larnaca.

2007

(Dec 2007): Cablenet launched the talk+surf+view package, which was the first triple-play package in the local market combining analogue TV, fixed telephony and high speed internet access, all through one connection.

From 2008

Cablenet continues to expand its cable network. In the middle of the year, the company pioneers in the telecommunications industry by offering significantly high internet speeds. This was succeeded by investing in both international capacity and domestic networks. Since then, Cablenet offers a wide range of revolutionary services which meet the needs of home users as well as the needs of all levels of business customers. This is done by combining three technologies: optical fiber, coaxial cables and telephone cables through DSL.

2010

(December): The launch of Cablenet’s package with internet speed of 20M. This speed was launched for the first time in the Cyprus market.

2011

(March): Cablenet pioneers once again by offering the fastest internet connection home package in the market with speed up to 40M!

2012

(April): Cablenet opens its second Customer Support Centre in Nicosia; its fourth centre in Cyprus.

2012

(June): Cablenet supports the Cyprus Presidency of the Council of the European Union as a Gold Sponsor. High speed telecommunication services are offered at the Nicosia International Conference Center and the offices of the Secretariat of Cyprus Presidency.

2012

(July): Cablenet pioneers once again by offering a home package with internet connection of 100M speed. This is by far the home package with the fastest connection in the market!

2013

(September): Cablenet holds 16,2% of the broadband market, a significant increase of 1% compared to the 4th quarter of 2012, according to the September 2013 statistical report of the Office of the Commissioner for Electronic Communications and Postal Services (OCECPR) regarding the observation of the Broadband Connection Market.

2014

(March): Cablenet announces that it has reached a strategic share purchase agreement with GO plccompany based in Malta.

2014

(September):  Cablenet and GO plc finalise their strategic agreement following the necessary regulatory approval from the Competition Authority.