Singapore expat dating scene
You are a single expatriate male/female in Singapore and a local woman/man catches your attention.
You are thinking of approaching him/her but you are unsure of the proper way to do so in this country.
Well, let this article serve as a guide to you on the proper dating etiquette in Singapore.
While some Singaporeans may be agreeable to the idea of one-night stands, others may be against it.Do not be surprised if some of these dates are organised as group dates, which involves other couples, usually friends, together with you.This is quite a common practice in Singapore as group dates allows one to get to know his/her date while maintaining a safe space to prevent unwanted situations.Generally, in Singapore, it is acceptable to chat the member of the opposite sex up and subsequently exchange numbers.In Singapore, while it is more common for a man to make the first move, it is also acceptable (and in some cases, liked) if a woman makes the first move.
Singaporeans, though modern, often hold a slightly different set of ideas when it comes to dating.