The Chinese business practice is vastly different from the Western method that most of us may be used to.Of course, with the Chinese economy opening up, China's joining of WTO and the Olympics in 2008, many Chinese business practice are now beginning to align with more conventional methods."I was recently involved in a business meeting that went sour and threatened to scuttle a good deal.
Meeting and Greeting Many Hong Kong businesspeople have been educated in Western schools and are well-heeled, well-traveled and possess an international perspective.
It’s been a great night of drinks, dinner, and conversation, but the evening is coming to a close as the bill is finally brought to the table.
Questions start to flood your mind: Do I offer to pay?
When visiting someone in China, especially if you are a guest in their house, it is imperative that you bring a gift (whatever the monetary value) to show respect to the host.
In this article, you will learn about gifts, gift giving, and gift ideas that are appropriate in China, and which gifts are not appropriate (and should be avoided).