PublicationsOfficial publications and press releases from BTP.
World Telecommunication & Information Society Day 2021
Every year May 17 is observed as "World Telecommunication & Information Society Day”, and commemorates the founding of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the signing of the first International Telegraph Convention in 1865.
VHF Exams 2021
Apr 08, 2021
On Wednesday, May 12th 2021, VHF Radio exams will be conducted at Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten.
World Telecommunication & Information Society Day, 2020
May 17, 2020
BTP wishes all the workers in the Telecommunications industry a happy World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2020.
Cyber-Crime on the rise during COVID-19 pandemic
Apr 03, 2020
Director of Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten, Mr, Anthony Carty, urges the general public and Critical Infrastructure Facilities to be vigilant against cyber-crime during this global Coronavirus crisis.
Tips to students and homeworkers to enhance internet at home
Apr 03, 2020
Useful tips that may immediately have a positive effect on the internet performance of end-users.
Travel Proof required for Telecom and Postal workers
Mar 30, 2020
On March 29th 2020, the Prime Minister and Chair of the EOC (Emergency Operations Center) informed the General Public on increasing measures to ensure the safety and security of the population in this COVID-19 period, including several decisions in relation to the movement of persons in and around St. Maarten.
Assistance requested from license holders in COVID-19
Mar 23, 2020
Upon request of the Chair of the EOC, the Director of BTP requested immediate assistance from Radio- & TV stations in the dissemination of important COVID-19 messages as formulated by the EOC.
VHF Exams Postponed
Mar 20, 2020
Due internal safety measures and ongoing efforts of the Government of Sint Maarten to mitigate the Coronavirus impact, the decision was taken to postpone the VHF Exams that were scheduled to take place on Wednesday, April 8th 2020.
Mar 18, 2020
In accordance to recommendations of the World Health Organization (WHO) and our local authorities, BTP drafted a CODVID-19 protocol. The objective of this protocol is to help the authorities to create awareness concerning COVID-19, and to communicate all important safety recommendation to BTP staff to reduce the change of getting infected.
VHF Exams 2020
Mar 05, 2020
On Wednesday, April 8th 2020, VHF Radio exams will be conducted at Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten.