Don't use your left hand to eat in
Don't point or use your finger to gesture in...
Di not sit next to an elderly person on a subway, it is considered impolite, even if the seat is empty.
Do not put your elbows on the table when eating, only put your hands on the table.
Do not discuss Argentina or any ethnic jokes here.
DO bow when people bow to you in this place.
DO wait to be told where to sit at meals or formal occasions here.
DO NOT tip - it can be insulting here.
DO NOT present red carnations to your friends or loved ones - this flower is believed to symbolize bad will here.
Do not receive items with one hand here, it is considered to be rude.
DO NOT signal "no" by shaking your head from side to side here because it means that you do not understand.
Introduce higher ranking people or older people first. Introduce women before men here.
Use your right hand only to touch someone, pass something or pick up something because your left hand is considered unclean.
Women who wear heavy makeup and revealing clothing are viewed as prostitutes.
When a woman enters or leaves a room, it is polite for men to rise.
When introducing yourself, never use your title. Introduce yourself by your last name only.
Putting your thumb through your index and middle fingers or making the "OK" sign are considered very rude gestures
Refusing a drink can be perceived as insult
It is polite to inquire about a person's health or activities upon greeting.
Don't stand with your hands on your hips; this signifies anger. It is considered rude to stand around with your hands in your pockets.
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