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The cultural environments facing business raghvendra patel

  1. 1. The Cultural Environments Facing Business<br />Presented by<br />Raghvendra kumar Patel<br />Regs. No-5117<br />
  2. 2. What is Cultural ? <br />Culture is an integral part of every society. It is a<br />learned pattern of behavior and ways in which a<br />person lives his or her life. Culture is essential<br />for the existence of a society.<br />
  3. 3. Cultural & Business <br />McDonald in India<br />KFC in India<br />Google <br />
  4. 4. Introduction<br />Saudi arabia is the land of contrasts and paradoxes.<br />It boasts super modern cities, but strict religious convictions and ancient social customs often clash with the reality of the modern world.<br />Saudi arabia laws and customs at odds with their own value systems.<br />
  5. 5. Cont…..<br />Four young study about the saudi market for opening a restaurant.<br />For research of saudi business concept they hired a firm of lebanese consultants.<br />As a result the four partners opened the java lounge, an upscale 250-seat establishment in 2003.<br />
  6. 6. Cultural involvement in business in saudi<br />During the holy period of ramadan, when people fast during the day, the restaurant is allowed to serve customers only in the evening.<br />Starbucks franchisees had to remove part of the company logo because saudi authorities objected to the public display of woman’s face.<br />
  7. 7. Cont…..<br />Many company adjust to saudi rules………..<br /> Exp -<br /> - during the five time prayer per day<br /> McDonald’s dims its lights<br /> closes its doors<br /> suspends service <br />
  8. 8. Cont……<br />If women work where men also work, they must use separate entrance and they are separated from male coworkers by partitions.<br />If we see at the Harvey Nichols only on the lower floors , where all salespeople are men.<br />
  9. 9. Why Doing Business in Saudi Arabia?<br />One of the key players in the Middle East today.<br />Saudi Arabia is a country shaped by Islam and tribal identities.<br />  The leading oil producer in the world.<br />Saudi Arabia has recently made efforts to diversify its economy.<br />
  10. 10. Cultural changes in Saudi arabia <br />Saudi arabia was home to an affluent niche of potential consumer who wanted a restaurant offering certain western – style amenities. <br />Underneath their abayas, women often sport expensive jewelry, makeup and clothing. saudi men also favor the latest high-end fashions. <br />
  11. 11. Conclusion<br />This case talk about the how culture influence<br />business and how people are following their <br />Religious. if any company want to start his<br />business in saudi they should follow all rules,<br />regulation and culture of the country. but now <br />We can see the cultural changes of the country<br />
  12. 12. Thank You<br />