The Art of Diplomatic Gift Exchanges

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Diplomatic Gift China

The giving and receiving of diplomatic gifts or gifts of state is an important part of diplomacy as a whole. Each country and culture have different traditions which makes the exchanging of diplomatic gifts one of the most difficult protocols. The experts at Keith Lipert have over 30 years of experience with diplomatic gifts. Our… Read more »

The Skill Behind Diplomatic Gifting

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Diplomatic Gift

A diplomatic gift shows respect for the recipient, respect for the tradition of protocol, and thoughtfulness; it also provides an opportunity to share your history and culture through the choice of your gift. Due to the skill required to provide an appropriate and thoughtful diplomatic gift it is considered one of the most difficult gifts to… Read more »

The Power of Diplomatic Gifts

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Diplomatic Gift Example

From the beginning of time, dignitaries and leaders aimed to cultivate beneficial diplomatic relationships by honoring and welcoming each other by exchanging gifts. While it’s so important, giving a diplomatic gift is full of pitfalls, as evidenced by the numerous press articles that are written each time a well-meant gift misses the mark. Need a diplomatic… Read more »

The Dos and Don’ts of Diplomatic Gifts

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Diplomatic gifting can be a tricky business to master. Well-intentioned gifts can easily go awry if the giver does not put enough care or thought into the gift. The Pitfalls of Diplomatic Gifting On a recent trip to Uganda, famed rapper, Kanye West had a diplomatic gifting mishap when he gave Yoweri Museceni, the president… Read more »

Diplomatic Gifts and the Importance of Getting it Right 

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Diplomatic Gifts

Diplomatic gifting is full of pitfalls, as evidenced by the numerous press articles that are written each time a well-meant gift misses the mark. We feel it’s best to stick to a meaningful diplomatic gift in order to show the recipient that you were seriously thinking about them. In 2001, President George W. Bush had… Read more »