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Vietnam Culture Info

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  • 1. Vietnam Culture EAST & WEST COMPARISONS
  • 2. Who I am
    • I am Thanh Huynh – Finnish name: Sini
    • MBA student of SeAMK and part time employee of INKA
    • I have been living in Finland from 09.2007
    2007 2009
  • 3. Geographical distance Finland Vietnam
  • 4. TABLE OF CONTENTS
    • I. Vietnam Culture Info
    • General Information
    • Religion and Philosophy
    • What happens behind a smile
    • Vietnamese women
    • Yes-No and Honesty
    • Contacts
    • Culture comparision by Geert-Hofstede’s theory
    • II. East vs. West
  • 5. Vietnam culture info
  • 6. General Information
    • Capital: Hanoi
    • Largest city: Ho Chi Minh city
    • Language: Vietnamese
    • Population: 87.375.000 (253/km²)
  • 7. Agriculture Culture
  • 8. Vietnamese culture is agriculture culture About 74% of Vietnamese live in rural areas Rural tradition and customs still play a vital role in shaping the national culture
  • 9. KINSHIP
  • 10. Vietnamese value roles of family and clan
  • 11. Seniority system
  • 12. Extended family Complex system of relationships
  • 13.
    • Religion and Philosophy
  • 14. Religion
  • 15. 85% people follow Buddhism
  • 16. Buddhism belief
  • 17. Philosophy
    • Confucianism has large impact on culture
  • 18.  
  • 19. WHAT HAPPENDS BEHIND A SMILE ?
  • 20.  
  • 21.  
  • 22. VIETNAMESE WOMEN
  • 23.  
  • 24.  
  • 25.
    • Ability
    • Beauty
    • Language
    • Character
    • "Women always have been fighting for a way out of the Confucian shadows." (Xiao Ma )
  • 26.  
  • 27. YES NO & HONESTY
  • 28.
    • Does Yes mean YES
    • … and No mean NO?
            • The answer is:
    • MAYBE
  • 29. %
    • 0% 50% 100%
    • NO MAYBE YES
  • 30. Contacts
  • 31. CULTURE COMPARISION BY GEERT-HOFSTEDE’S THEORY
  • 32.
    • PDI   Power Distance Index 
    • IDV   Individualism 
    • MAS   Masculinity 
    • UAI   Uncertainty Avoidance Index 
    • LTO   Long-Term Orientation
    • Source: www.geert-hofstede.com
  • 33.  
  • 34.