Lastecom Sinclair is a telecommunications company owned by Qualis. During its last month of operations, August 2019, it's headquartered in Houston, Texas.

Predeccessing companies

The predeccessor of the new Afrabcom include the Asian, African, Middle Eastern, Latin American and Carribean operations of Lastecom Group. Their predeccessors include the former offices of Vodafone, UPC and other telecommunications offices.

Trace Mobile


Trace Mobile was a MVNO owned and operated by Trace Partners (MTG), Cell C and Orange Caribbean. In 2016, Lastecom Group bought out Cell C and Orange Carribean's shares and Laserium Holdings bought out Trace Partners from Modern Times Group. Trace Mobile soon became the French operations of the new Afrabcom.

Lastecom Connex


A broadband division of Lastecom Group.

Lastecom Group LAMEAAC


Lastecom Group launched operations in Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Australia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Caribbean, Colombia, Chile, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Georgia, Guatemala, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Macau, Malaysia, Moldova, Nepal, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela and Vietnam, all in 2013.

The operations were soon merged into the new Afrabcom.

Afrabcom - A Lastecom Company


Fusion Cable Communications



Fusion Cable


In 2015, Fusion Cable acquired Technicolor's television set-top box and cable modem business, and launched operations as a wireless broadband Internet service provider, a customer care and back office company, an Internet infrastructure operator and a data centre operator.

Lastecom Fusion

Lastecom Fusion was a cable provider that was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Orlando, FL. It was acquired by Laserium Holdings and Lastecom in June 2016.


After Lastecom Group acquired Fusion Cable, the customer care and back office operations and wireless broadband Internet services were merged into Lastecom UK. Later, the rest of the company merged into Afrabcom and it's operations were split between "no frills" brands Sinclair Internet and Sinclair Entertainment.

SKY Bolivia

SKY Colombia

SKY Paraguay

SKY Uruguay

SKY Venezuela

Lastecom Fusion Latin America


After Laserium Holdings bought out most of DirecTV Latin America's operations in 2016, they were all merged into the Latin American operations of Lastecom Group. This is the second entrance into Latin America by Lastecom, after merging its Latin American operations into Afrabcom. The Fusion Latin America division was soon merged into Afrabcom in 2018.

Sinclair Cable Corporation


Sinclair cable logo

PLDT-Alaxan Convergence



Sinclair Telephone and Cable Company


Sinclair telcable logo

Sinclair Telephone and Cable company was acquired by Afrabcom in 2018.



The new Afrabcom was born from a merger between most of the operations (38 companies) of Lastecom Group, outside North America and Europe, Trace Mobile (France), and the old Afrabcom, in February 2017.

Lastecom Sinclair


Lastecom Sinclair

Afrabcom announced plans to potentially rebrand itself as Lastecom Sinclair. The Afrabcom brand is planned to stay as its flagship brand, with Sinclair becoming it's second brand specializing on "no frills" services.

On January 30, 2019, the old Afrabcom sold off most of its operations, became a parent company and rebranded itself as Lastecom Sinclair. The branding was done by Dreamcatcher Design.

In July 2019, they sold all of their assets to Quest Communications and shut down their own operations later in August 2019.

VTE Qualis Holdings
Qualis 2019

Qualis Holdings Inc.

Other assets:
Salovaara & Kukkonen Group | Qualis Radio (New York/Chicago) | Qualis Entertainment | Qualis Music Group (List of labels)

Acquisitions pending:
Williams Grand Prix Engineering | Bonduego Films

Former assets:
Qualis Family Entertainment, Old Dominion Interactive Media Group, Oak Acres Entertainment, Octagon Cable Entertainment and Dreamcatcher Entertainment | Luckykids Middle East | Ultra Productions | Q2 Entertainment | BadHat Games

Past consoles and computers:
Nitrome Pong Console | Nitrome II | Nitrome Text to Speech TV Fun | Nitrome Enjoyment System | Nitrome 32 (Nitrome 32 CD | Nitrome 64-i) | Nitrome Unity | Nitrome Unity 128 | Nitrome Unity 256 | Nitrome Unity 512 | Nitrome Unity 1024 | New Playing Engine | CCG Engine 2 | CCG Engine 3 | CCG Engine 4 | CDX | CCG Core | CCG PC One | Eagle Hybird Entertainment System | Eagle Visual Computer | Eagle PCDVD | Z2000 | DBC 3D World | DBC Adventure | DBC Super | DBC TeleGame | DBC Toy TV | DBC Vision | Nitrome Handtrome | Nitrome 32 Portible | Nitrome Handtrome Unity | Nitrome Handtrome Unity 2 | Nitrome Handtrome Unity 3 | CCG Nano | CCG Nano Colors | Stereo Pocket | CCG Alpha | CCG Spire | Nitrome Handtrome Unity 4 | Nitrome Unity 2048 | Laserium Durango | CCG Nano Silm | Ben's Period (brand and group of consoles) | Eagle 4 | Mars

Affiliated companies:
Legacy Pictures | Ultra Limited | Quest. | Nimbus Electronics

Shareholders and controllers: Ootwar
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