Etiquette in Trinidad and Tobago

Trinidad and Tobago is located in the Caribbean Sea and has a population of 1.4 million people.

The nation is a unitary parliamentary constitutional republic.

The official language of Trinidad and Tobago is English.

The majority of citizens follow Christianity.

The currency of Trinidad and Tobago is the Trinidad and Tobago dollar.

Greetings Etiquette

It’s normal to nod or say hello when acknowledging someone. In formal settings a handshake may occur, and among close friends and family women may kiss men and other women once on the cheek.

Business Etiquette

Dress conservatively and stylishly for business situations.

Use formal titles and surnames unless the person you are speaking with indicates first names is more appropriate.