and Territories Association
Trade and regional integration
The Sint Maarten Telecommunication Holding Company N.V. (TelEm Group or the company) is a government-owned company consisting of Sint Maarten Telecommunication Operating Company N.V.; Sint Maarten Telephone Company N.V. (TelEm); TelCell N.V.; St. Maarten International Telecommunication Services (SMITCOMS) N.V.; SMITCOMS Inc.; SMITCOMS Dominicana Ltd.; and as of January 1, 2017, Caribbean Teleview Services N.V. (herein after, referred to as St. Maarten Cable TV or as Cable TV).
The company provides a complete range of telecommunication services to residential and business clients, as well as visitors to St. Maarten by the incumbent company, TelEm which provides landline voice and data services, TelCell N.V. for mobile voice, data services and international voice and bandwidth provided by SMITCOMS N.V. and since January 2017, cable television services and internet services by Caribbean Teleview Services N.V.
The Mission of TelEm group is: “To provide a complete line of Telecom services for everyone, everywhere, with 1st class care and driven by superior technology”. TelEm Group is a proud leader in the local telecommunication market, keeping in step with all the latest technological trends, many of which continue to evolve as technologies change and new innovations come onto the market.
As an important pillar in the country’s economic framework, TelEm Group works closely with government and other government-owned companies to deliver on its promised Mission and Vision to make customer satisfaction a number one focus. This collaboration with government has seen the development of several important projects in the telecommunication sector that benefits the community and the country.