The OPAC will assist with the installation costs for a telephone where it is regarded as essential for work or fOr security. CallS having to do with OPAC or OPAC-IC matters (missionary affairs) will be reimbursed. Other calls and ordinary rental charges are the personal responsibility of the missionary. Assistance will be given in cases w~here bigl~er than normal rental is charged for special equipment.
The best type of telephone and/or radio is decided, on an individual bases as to what will best meet the needs of the location and the work to be done.
Normally we have very good telephone connections for overseas calls, especially in the main centres. The Country code for PNG is 675. PNG is 10 hours ahead of GMT, in the sanie time zone as Eastern Australia. There is no daylight saving.