BTC first in country with fixed mobile convergence; aims for 70K new fiber-to-home connects by year’s end

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) is aiming to have 70,000 new homes connected to its fiber-to-the home infrastructure by year’s end, according to its chief executive, with the company becoming the first communications provider in country to offer fixed mobile convergence (FMC). Andre Foster, BTC CEO, during a media event last Friday, […]

BTC unions reject company’s early retirement program offer

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Bahamas Telecommunications Company’s (BTC) line staff and managers union representatives have taken issue with the company’s decision to offer an Enhanced Early Retirement Program (EERP), with one union head describing the company’s actions as “distasteful”. BTC said in a statement yesterday that while it remains committed to transforming its business into […]

BTC gifts five community organizations with monetary support to brighten the holidays

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC) gifted five community organizations with monetary support to help make the holidays a little brighter for those in need during the holiday season. The Children’s Emergency Hostel, Hands for Hunger, Elizabeth Children’s Home, F.O.A.M. and Reach Out and Touch Ministries on Grand Bahama all received donations. BTC […]

BTC launches nationwide connectivity campaign

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — BTC has announced that it has kicked off an aggressive national connectivity campaign geared at connecting every home across the country with broadband services. The company said in a statement that through this program, any customer regardless of their location in the country will have access to a customized solution to meet […]