Country code: 65.
Outgoing international code: 001.
Full IDD is available.
International calls can be made from public pay phones using a credit card or a phone card (S$2-S$50) available from Telecom centres and retail outlets. IDD calls made from hotels are free of surcharge.
There are services at many major hotels and at the Telecoms buildings in Robinson Road and Exeter Road.
Internet cafes throughout Singapore provide public access to Internet and e-mail services. Main ISPs include Cyberway Pte and Singnet.
GSM 900/1800. Network operators include MobileOne (Asia) Pte , Singapore Telecom and StarHub Pte.
Airmail to Australia takes up to 1 week. There are limited postal facilities at many hotels.
Post office hours: Mon-Fri 0830-1700, Sat 0830-1300.
The airport and Orchard Point branches are open daily 0700-1900.
The General Post Office on Fullerton Road (near the river) and the Comcentre near Orchard Road are open 24 hours.
The local English-language newspapers are The Business Times, The New Paper and The Straits Times.
Telegrams can be sent from post offices, hotels, the Central Telegraph Office at 71 Robinson Road and the Comcentre near Orchard Road.