You are in China on business and have been negotiating a deal all morning with a group of Chinese directors about your products and exporting to China. Then the directors take you out for lunch at the local restaurant. When the first dish arrives one the directors puts a chicken's foot on your plate.
What does this mean to you and you business deal? And you do not have a Chinese translator or Chinese interpreter
A: You have upset him or coursed him to loose Face
B: The director thinks you will struggle with your chopsticks and is trying to help you
C: The director is showing his respect to you
D: The directors have got together and have had a bet to see what you will or not eat
Then, what are you going to do?
A: Think Queen & Country and get stuck into the bush tucker trial
B: Thank him and eat the food
C: When no one is looking hid the food behind the curtains
D: Leave the food and hope you don't course offence
Chinese business culture is some thing you need to know if you are doing business with the Chinese.