This essential guide to etiquette in China will makeembarrassing social blunders a thing of the past! Whether you'retravelling for business or pleasure, whether your stay will be longor short, your visit to China will be more pleasurable andeffective if you understand your host culture and how to workwithin it. "Etiquette Guide to China" will be your very ownpersonal tour guide to the wonders - and potential pratfalls - ofyour time in the Middle Kingdom. How should you address people youmet on your travels? Should you bow or shake hands? How should youbehave if you're out on the town, in the boardroom, or attending awedding?Answers to these questions and many more will make thisbook the most indispensable item you'll carry on your trip. Thisinside look at Chinese social graces explains everything you needto know to be a successful, courteous traveller: hand gestures andbody language; how to address the Chinese; dining and restaurantmanners; gift giving and celebration in China; entering into andunderstanding business relationships; how to behave in professionalsituations; dealing with China's political culture; and the Chineseway of negotiating.