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Dress Code for Women

Postby Intern91 » Sun, 20 May 2012 3:59 am

Hi all!

my question might sound a little bit stupid but I really need your help! ;) I will start an internship in Singapore in about 2 months and it will be in a European company. Right now I am woundering about the dress it the same as in Europe or a little bit more casual because of the heat???
I don't want to make a wrong impression on my first day!


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Postby the lynx » Sun, 20 May 2012 10:06 am

I'm not sure which industry your internship will be but I will assume that your internship requires you to be in regular office wear.

The humidity will be your concern. Yet your office will be air-conditioned (sometimes to Siberian temperature). So bear these two factors in mind.

Having said that, you can wear collared blouse (long, short or medium-sleeved) made of light and airy material so that your commute in and out of office/house will be bearable. You may wear a blazer for important office events like presentations etc but it must be single-lined and you can only wear it indoors.

Skirts and pants are common but you can only wear single-lined, otherwise it will be too hot for you. Length-wise ideally the skirt should be around knee length (although you will notice some silly girls wearing way sexier than that - but those are usually admin girls so do not bother about that).

Out of work, you can wear what you would in summer or tropical area.

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Postby Strong Eagle » Sun, 20 May 2012 1:36 pm

No greyhound skirts.

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Postby oksanapolya » Sun, 05 May 2013 5:45 am


are you still doing your internship there? Could the company by any chance be UBS? I've got the same question as you, about clothes, and found this thread.

Best regards,

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