Passport Singapore

Your Pocket Guide to Singapore Business, Customs & Etiquette

by Alexandria Kett,

Passport Singapore contains detailed information about Singaporean business practices, negotiating styles, customs, etiquette, government, view of foreigners, and much more.

Success in international business is not just about your product and service or your terms and delivery schedule.

Success in international business is about people, traditions and relationships.

Passport SINGAPORE will help you:

  • Avoid cultural faux pas
  • Learn about Singapore values and beliefs
  • Understand the reasons behind the actions
  • Develop an effective negotiating style

Don't leave without your Passport!

Singapore Quick Look
Chapter 1: Country Facts
Chapter 2: The Singaporeans
Chapter 3: Cultural Stereotypes
Chapter 4: Regional Differences
Business Environment
Chapter 5: Government & Business
Chapter 6: The Work Environment
Chapter 7: Women in Business
Chapter 8: Making Connections
Chapter 9: Strategies for Success
Chapter 10: Time
Chapter 11: Business Meetings
Chapter 12: Negotiating with Chinese
Chapter 13: Business Outside the Law
Customs & Etiquette
Chapter 14: Names & Greetings
Chapter 15: Communication Styles
Chapter 16: Customs
Chapter 17: Dress & Appearance
Chapter 18: Reading the Chinese
Chapter 19: Entertaining
Chapter 20: Socializing
Additional Information
Chapter 21: Basic Mandarin Phrases
Chapter 22: Correspondence
Chapter 23: Useful Numbers
Chapter 24: Books & Internet Addresses

Alexandra Kett is an award-winning journalist who has spent considerable time in Singapore. She has written for National Geographic (Book Division), and several of her magazine articles have been syndicated by The New York Times.

Series Editor: Barbara Szerlip

  • World Trade Press; December 2008
  • ISBN 9781607801009
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF format
  • Title: Passport Singapore
  • Author: Alexandria Kett; Barbara Szerlip (ed.)
  • Imprint: World Trade Press