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1984-1988

CYTA installs the first indoor and outdoor coinphones that are of orange colour. A total of 850 coinphones were installed during that period.

1987-1988

CYTA installs the first 229 outdoor payphones that operate with magnetic telecards.

1990

CYTA installs a computer management system to control the the operation of all public payphones.

1990-1995

CYTA installs another 1380 cardphones while the 225 already installed cardphones and 400 coinphones are upgraded.

1991

Private companies are now able to sell indoor payphones. CYTA sells all indoor coinphones to the public.

1998-1999

All installed cardphones are replaced with ones that operate with chip telecards.

1999

New indoor cardphones are available for rent by CYTA. The indoor cardphones operate with the same telecard as the public cardphones