First Meeting / Greetings / PhilippinesBeso-beso when greeting Written by Samly 0 Handshake for greeting, saying hello or goodbye. Should be friendly, informal and not to firm. Men wait for women to extend their hand. Women greet each other with a hug or kiss on the cheek (“beso-beso”) Asian BehaviourAsian CultureAsian CustomsAsian EtiquetteAsian GesturesAsian MannersAsian SuperstitionAsian TraditionsBusiness BehaviourBusiness in AsiaCommunication in AsiaCustomsCustoms AsiaDo's and Don'tsDo's and Don'ts AsiaEtiquetteFirst MeetingGreetingTable Manners AsiaTraditionsTravel to Asia About AuthorSamlyActive traveller with a love for Asian food and Japanese anime.Further Reading... Always bring food! February 14, 2014 Marriage Practices of the Kankanaey Tribe in Northern Philippines July 17, 2018 Open the window February 25, 2014 Previous PostNo need to clear all Next PostReceiving a "Wai"