W2Q2 #9.docx - US oil companies that operate and have relationships with Middle Eastern countries must handle cultural differences by respecting their

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US oil companies that operate and have relationships with Middle Eastern countries must handle cultural differences by respecting their different values when visiting for business. In the Middle East, women and men are not treated equal and the majority of employment is males because their beliefs are that the women should stay at home to take care of the home and family. “A recent survey of attitudes in the region, by the UN Women agency and Promundo found more than two thirds of respondents believed a woman’s primary role should be caring for the household, while at least half the women surveyed also saw this as their most important duty,” (Suliman, 2017). In a male dominated country, the US must be aware of and respect the values of the countries they are doing business with. In the US we have more gender equality and the majority would not say a women’s primary role is caring for the household. It is
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