PublicationsOfficial publications and press releases from BTP.
VHF radio exams
Mar 14, 2014
On March 14th 2014VHF Radio exams will be conducted at Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten, for anyone operating or wishing to operate a fixed or portable marine radio.
Afkondigingsblad van Sint Maarten;
Nov 12, 2013
Regeling van de Minister van Toerisme, Economische Zaken, Verkeer en Telecommunicatie van de 29ste oktober 2013, tot vaststelling van nieuwe tarieven voor de telecommunicatie-industrie (Regeling telecommunicatietarieven). AB 2013, no.39
BTP-SXM Donates Data Servers & Server Rack To Mpc
Nov 12, 2013
Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten donated two HP DL series rack mountable 19” servers with dual power supplies, redundant disk including memory and processor and a 19” equipment server rack to the ICT department of the Milton Peter College.
Internet Seminar Hosted By Isoc And Btp-sxm About To Kick-of
Sep 25, 2013
PHILIPSBURG – Internet Society (ISOC) & Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten, in their ongoing efforts to facilitate and support the technical evolution of internet, will be hosting a two day Internet Seminar on September 25th & 26th at the Sonesta MAHO Beach Resort. During this event top industry experts, technologists and policy leaders from across the region and globe will discuss the future trends on an open, accessible and secured Internet.
Signal interference mobile networks
Sep 12, 2013
Bureau Telecommunication and Post St. Maarten (BTP-SXM) is monitoring reports of signal interference to mobile networks on St. Maarten, possibly emanating from a mobile carrier in St. Kitts – the interference is causing dropped calls, and is also affecting quality of service on the voice and data network of at least one major mobile carrier – TelCell.
"The evolution of the Internet" Seminar
Aug 29, 2013
Internet Society & Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten will be hosting a two day Internet Seminar, on September 25 & 26 2013 at the Sonesta MAHO Beach Resort, in their ongoing efforts to facilitate and support the technical evolution of internet.
World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2013
May 17, 2013
Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten, on behalf of the Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transportation & Telecommunications, is extending sincere congratulations to all organizations and their employees active in the Telecommunications and ICT Industry, for the World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, celebrated on May 17th.
.SX Domain Names Now Open to the World
Nov 16, 2012
SX Registry announced that as of November 15th, 2012, after successful Sunrise, Local Priority and Landrush periods, the .SX Registry opens to the whole world. As of 15:00 UTC (or 11:00 local Sint Maarten time), the General Availability phase begins which means that from now on, anyone from anywhere will be able to register a Domain Name within the .SX top level domain.
New Director Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten
Nov 05, 2012
On November 1st 2012 Mr. Anthony Carty started as the new Director of Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten (BTP-SXM), the independent regulatory authority for the Telecommunications and Post industry.
Country Code 599 discontinued for St. Maarten
Oct 05, 2012
Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten would like to remind the general public that, as part of St. Maarten’s transition to the North American Numbering Plan, the use of country code 599 will be discontinued for St. Maarten.