First Meeting Etiquette in Asia / 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... Using the word “Po” January 4, 2020 5 Major Insights On Chinese Business Culture And Etiquette August 9, 2017 Polite way of sitting March 5, 2014 Previous PostNo need to clear all Next PostReceiving a "Wai"