Calling Cook Islands from the United States explained:
- 011 - US exit code; have to be dialed first for all international calls made from the US/Canada number plan
- 682 - international country code for Cook Islands
- US to Cook Islands international dialing format : 011 + 682 + individual phone number
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Information about country:
The first human settlements within the territory of Cook Island territory occurred almost 15 centuries ago. They have been named after James Cook. Officially the Cook Islands are freely associated with New Zealand, but most of the issues, such as foreign affairs, are handled by the Cook Island government. New Zealand is in charge for is national defense of Cooks Islands. The main aspects of economy include tourism, agriculture and natural resources sector.
The only telecommunications company in the country is Telecom Cook Islands Ltd (TCI,), shared between the Cook Islands Government and Telecom New Zealand (TNZ) Ltd. It came into business in summer of 1991. TCI provides internet access and all levels of phone communication. However, for Suwarrow area high frequencies radio is the only way of communication. TCI provides services both for individuals and for businesses.