It’s about Time:Punctuality around the world


更新時間: 2020/02/20 05:00

If you arrive at a party or a business meeting a few minutes after it begins, are you late or on time? In punctual South Korea, you would be late, but in relaxed Malaysia, there’d be no need to apologize. In other words, it depends on which country you’re in. Countries that are viewed as very punctual include highly developed countries like South Korea and Japan. In South Korea, being late can be a sign of disrespect.