Roadtrip to China: 8 rules to work and play

July 17, 2008, 11:47 AM UTC

More Americans are traveling to China these days — whether it’s for business or to attend the summer Olympics in Beijing. Fortune’s Anne Fisher, in her July 17 Ask Annie column, looks at the cultural disparity between China and the west. What cultural differences have you had to contend with in your career so far? Got any additional tips for Western visitors to China? What are some of the strangest norms you’ve encountered when traveling abroad?