Xmgt/216 Business Ethics Across Culture Article Review Essay
June 2, 2012
Business Ethics Across Culture Article Review
The first article I would like to elaborate on would be one about business ethics in Singapore. This country has the reputation of being very strict in nature and sometimes unforgiving in the consequences that they often give to people. Over time they have loosened their grip on social matters but still seem to be strict in their manners of business. They follow through with business transactions and promote all around good ethics in business as a normal practice. This article explained the results of a survey that was completed in January 2010, by companies that were members of the Singapore …show more content…
These countries are both melting pots for various cultures. Granted that Singapore is mainly populated by Asians, but has a decent mix of other cultures as well. Since it exists at the tip of Malaysia, there are many Malaysians, and Philippenos that live there. The U.S. is a melting pot as well, with even more of a mix of cultures. This can broaden the range of business ethics so much more because of cultural and religious differences and how they associate with business.
The second article is about the Dominican Republic. Dominican’s have a strong family base, which all of their major decisions are