S: Hannah Global Business Etiquette
BC: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english2010/china/2010-10/26/c_13576616.htm | http://www.kwintessential.com.uk/resource/global-etiquette/ | http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/World/Story/STISt ory_595533.html | http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-11616476
1: Italy | Why I selected this country? | I selected this country because I love Italy! And I have always wanted to go there!!
2: Facts and Statistics | Italy the capital of Italy is Rome!
4: Facts and Statistics | The climate in Italy is mainly Mediterranean | As of July 2004 the population is 58,057,477.
5: Facts and Statistics count. | The Ethnic makeup is Italian & a small cluster of Germans & French | The main religions are Roman Catholic, Protestant, and Muslim is growing.
6: Language and Culture and Society | This official language is Italian. and 93% of the poulation speaks it
7: 1rst fact: Appearances matter 2nd fact:here are more Catholic churches per capita in Italy than in any other country. | 2nd fact:here are more Catholic churches per capita in Italy than in any other country
8: 1rst fact: Do not give chrysanthemums as they are used at funerals. | 2nd fact: If you are invited to a meal, bring gift-wrapped such as wine or chocolates. | Etiquette and Customs
9: 4rth fact: The host gives the first toast | 3rd fact: Greetings are enthusiastic yet rather formal. | 5th fact: Remain standing until invited to sit down. You may be shown to a particular seat.
10: Business Etiquette and Customs | 4rth fact:t is a good idea to have one side of your business card translated into Italian. | 5th and last fact:Hierarchy is the cornerstone of Italian business. Italians respect power and age.
11: 1rst fact:Italians prefer to do business with people they know and trust. | 2nd fact:Appointments are mandatory and should be made in writing (in Italian) 2 to 3 weeks in advance. | 3rd fact:Business cards are exchanged after the formal introduction.
12: Italy in the news | The immigration rate has risen to almost 5 million
13: China vows to advance a strategic partnership with Italy | Italian police have arrested an alleged top mafia boss who has been on the run for more than ten years