Although Singapore is a cultural melting pot with expats from all over the world, it also has a strong national heritage that is steeped in history and tradition. So before you relocate, it’s worth getting to grips with some of the local customs.
Our guide to language and culture talks you through what’s expected in terms of behaviour, such as how to meet and greet colleagues, exchange business cards and address people of different nationalities and rank. There’s also a section on personal conduct and etiquette with some useful insights.
If you want to embrace your new environment, behave in the right way and ensure you don’t cause offence, then read more!