PublicationsOfficial publications and press releases from BTP.
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.
Dec 20, 2019
On behalf of Management & Staff of BTP, we wish you a very happy holiday season and a wonderful new year.
VHF Radio Exams 2019
Aug 20, 2019
On September 19th 2019, VHF Radio Exams will be conducted by Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten.
BTP COMMEMORATES WORLD TELECOM DAY 2019
May 17, 2019
May 17th marks the day on which the telecommunications community at large celebrates “World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD)” and commemorates the founding of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in 1865.
BTP HOST MEETING WITH UNITED POSTAL UNION (UPAEP)
Feb 22, 2019
On February 22nd 2019, Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten (BTP) & the vice-chair of the Supervisory Board of BTP conducted a meeting with the United Postal Union of the Americas, Portugal and Spain (UPAEP).
Authorized Broadcasters of the NBA
Jan 23, 2019
By means of an official letter, dated on January 19th 2019, International Media Content Ltd. (IMC) - owner of the SportsMax Channels in the Territory - advised BTP that the NBA has exclusively authorized SportsMax (“SMx”), SportsMax2 (“SMx2”), NBA-TV, ESPN and ESPN Caribbean for the broadcast of the NBA games and content, including the Regular Season, the Playoffs and the Finals.