Tag: telecommunications

Kerzner Seeks Compensation From BTC

Kerzner International is seeking compensation from the Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) for losses suffered due to the massive system blackout on June 18....

Embracing 4G Technology

Despite frustrating disruptions in service during the upgrade of the cellular network to 4G, it is of immense importance that these upgrades occur in The...

RIM Customers Working On A Back-Up Plan

Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) customers are preparing for the worst: the loss of the BlackBerry service their employees depend on to communicate....

BTC Security Tapes Go Missing

Raising suspicions that the incident was sabotage, surveillance footage related to the investigation into the massive meltdown at the Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) has allegedly...

BTC Meltdown May Have Been Sabotage

BTC insiders are saying that the complete failure of telecommunications in The Bahamas on Monday was possibly the result of sabotage....

BTC Investigates Major Outage

The outage - triggered by a power cut to the Poinciana Drive center facility that houses the heart of BTC's operations - was complete, disabling...

BTC Is 99% Bahamian Staffed

BTC CEO Geoff Houston says nearly 100% of the company's 794 member staff is Bahamian, including several new appointments in key positions. ...

Bahamas Lowest Rank In Mobile Broadband

According to a report by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) the Bahamas is the lowest ranking country in mobile broadband penetration rates....

BTC Introduces New Prepaid Mobile Features

BTC is launching a new mobile feature, allowing pre-paid customers to top up minutes, transfer minutes to another number or view account balance and other...