In order to faithfully exchange GEDCOMs between PAF and TNG, use the ANSI character set. TNG exports a GEDCOM with ANSI, by default. For PAF, you need to use the "Other GEDCOM 5.5" settings
The mySQL and TNG options for collation, language, and character set are *very* important. Incorrect choices when creating the mySQL database and installing TNG can affect the display of data. Learn more about making the right choices.